Last year I finished editing a feature documentary called City of Trees. This past spring (April '16) it screened at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival. While attending a "speakeasy" at the festival I got inspired to write about my experience editing the film, and how our process exposed some nascent issues with the medium of documentary storytelling.
IDA published the article on their site, and it will also appear in the 2016 Summer issue.
You can read it in its entirety here:
Navigating the River: The Hidden Colonialism of Documentary