Documentary on Reconstructing The Ancient Egyptian Ships. This documentary is very interesting and entertaining. All of the documentaries you will find on this channel will challenge your mind.
–Funeral of a Mummy by Frederick Arthur Bridgman
–Boat model, painted wood. Egyptian Civilization, Middle Kingdom. Paris, Musée Du Louvre
Learning is a fundamental part of our society and documentaries are the newest and most engaging means of educating us all. Documentary is one of three basic creative modes in film, the other two being narrative fiction and experimental avant-garde. Narrative fiction we know as the feature-length entertainment films we see in theaters on a Friday night or on our TV screens; they grow out of literary and theatrical traditions. Experimental or avant-garde films are usually shorts, shown in nontheatrical film societies or series on campuses and in museums; usually they are the work of individual filmmakers and grow out of the tradition of the visual arts.
One approach to the theory, technique, and history of the documentary film might be to describe what the films generally called documentaries have in common, and the ways in which they differ from other types of film. Another possible approach would be to consider how documentary filmmakers define the kinds of films they make. Both approaches will be followed in this chapter. Documentaries can be funny, poignant, disturbing, ironic, absurd, inspirational, amusing, shocking or any combination.
–Model of a boat designed to transport a mummy, painted wood. Egyptian civilization, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty XI. Paris, Musée Du Louvre
–THE LUXOR MUSEUM, EAST BANK. WOODEN FUNERARY MODEL BOATS. MIDDLE KINGDOM AND DYNASTY XVIII. –pinterest
Archaeological excavation of a 1st Dynasty elite cemetery at Abu Rawash.
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