EXPLORING LOUIS THEROUX'S INTERVIEWING STYLE

Exploring Louis Theroux's Interviewing Style
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EXPLORING LOUIS THEROUX'S INTERVIEWING STYLE



Written by Dont Panic
10 Tuesday 10th May 2016

This video by Ryan Hollinger delves into Louis Theroux's idiosyncratic way of interviewing his documentary subjects, from survivalists to Jimmy Savile to The Westboro Baptist Church and alcoholics. Hollinger describes techniques such as Theroux's emotional detachment, his exploitation of his own ignorance to put his subjects in a position of power and approaching pertinent subjects in a roundabout way. It's an interesting look into a style which creates personal, intriguing dialogues; have a look...

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