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A Crude Awakening

The Documentary Context

Still image from A Crude Awakening, of a large oil refinery, with many plumes of smoke rising into a sunset sky

A Crude Awakening can be described as a documentary.

  • What are the connotations of this term?
  • Make a list of the qualities that you might associate with this term.
  • Consider where A Crude Awakening fits into the category of documentary.
  • Think about the mode of address used and the other issues raised.