video vérité

noun
video vé·​ri·​té | \ ˈvi-dē-ō-ˌver-ə-ˈtā How to pronounce video vérité (audio) \

Definition of video vérité

: the filming or videotaping of a television program (such as a documentary) so as to convey candid realism

First Known Use of video vérité

1969, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for video vérité

cinema verité

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“Video vérité.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/video%20v%C3%A9rit%C3%A9. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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