Definition of mockumentary in English:


Line breaks: mocku|men¦tary
Pronunciation: /mɒkjʊˈmɛnt(ə)ri


  • A television programme or film which takes the form of a serious documentary in order to satirize its subject.
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    • An elaborate in-joke that might have been concocted at a dinner like the one we see onscreen, Incident at Loch Ness is a satirical mockumentary that will delight Herzog aficionados.
    • Is there a real shift here in political documentaries that are starting to become more like mockumentaries or shockumentaries.
    • Clearly you're here in the flesh and you have this, it's a mockumentary film, right?

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