"Capturing the Friedmans" and Family Analytical Essay by Top Papers

"Capturing the Friedmans" and Family
A summary and response to the documentary 'Capturing the Friedmans'.
# 136519 | 1,000 words | 0 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2007 in Film (Documentary) , Sociology (General)

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In this article, the writer discusses the compelling documentary, "Capturing the Friedmans" and describes that this film is about a middle-class New York family, who appears to be a functional, happy family on the outside. The writer points out that on the inside something quite different is going on.

From the Paper:

"Interestingly enough, the filmmaker, Andrew Jarecki set out to make a film about the top children's party entertainers in New York City. He met one of these entertainers David Friedman, who worked as a clown, and another story began to unravel before his eyes. David is the eldest of three sons of Edith and Arnold Friedman, and all existed in a seemingly typical Jewish family. "

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