Today in our group we discussed how documentaries are forms of rewriting. While watching documentaries, we need to be aware of bias and assumptions because some documentaries are based off of opinions presented as facts. Documentaries are productions designed to inform or persuade it’s viewers. Documentaries are often considered a credible source because people confuse nonfiction with the truth. Reputable sources are consulted even if their statements are out of context. Documentaries should be taken with a grain of salt because of the way they present ideas and information.