The theme of today’s class was ‘editing.’ Editing material (text, images, audio or video) is always necessary in order to tell a story. Without it, we wouldn’t have the Muppets, for instance – and I think we can all agree that Muppets are a wonderful thing! However, editing can also be used in unethical ways. It’s our task to use editing in a way that fairly represents our own experience, and that of our subjects.
As part of this lesson, we watched the following videos in class today. In case you missed them, or want to review, here they are again … (the clips continue after the break).