Documentary structure is often determined by the film's subject. The flexible nature of the documentary structure still has room for some constant elements-elements that are required in any type of storytelling format.
How To Structure A Documentary
Whether it's an epic drama or an insightful documentary, all films should tell a story. While documentaries often follow a story determined by a subject, that story still needs to be told using elements that make sense to viewers. Here are some of the most important: