Community Review: "Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking"

The phrase "fish in a barrel" describes an effortless or simple action, one with guaranteed success. 

I'd hardly say writer Megan Ganz, or anyone else involved in the production of "Intermediate Documentary Filmmaking," spared much effort in putting together this pitch perfect episode, but it definitely delivered in terms of success.

From the moment Abed referred to the mockumentary style of filmmaking using the above idiom, claiming it's an easy (read: lazy) way to tell a complex story, I knew we had something special in the offing. Some might call it an homage to comedies such as The Office and Modern Family, but this had lampoon written all over it, based on Jeff's spot on Jim Halpert deer-in-the-headlights glances at the camera alone. Read More...


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