Meaning of cinéma vérité
Pronunciation: (sin'u-mu ver"i-tā' Fr. sē-nā-mä vā-rē-tā'), [key]
- a technique of documentary filmmaking in which the camera records actual persons and events without directorial control: introduced in France in the 1950s.
- a film using this technique or a simulation of it.
- cinema verite (Thesaurus)