David Holzman's Diary (1967)

USA
Feature Film

Writer/Director: Jim McBride
Cinematographer: Michael Wadleigh
Cast: L.M. Kit Carson, Eileen Dietz, Lorenzo Mans, Louise Levine

McBride’s remarkable debut, a faux documentary, chronicling a young film-maker’s misguided attempt to capture his life on film, manages to be, with its uncannily naturalistic performances and striking imagery, both a thoughtful critique and a dazzling example of Cinema Vérité. Iain.Stott