video vérité

[ver-i-tey; French vey-ree-tey]

noun Television.

a technique, derived from cinéma vérité, in which people in real life are portrayed as they actually are without rehearsal.

Origin of video vérité

First recorded in 1965–70; see origin at cinéma vérité Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019