docudrama

[dok-yuh-drah-muh, -dram-uh]
noun Television.
a fictionalized drama based primarily on actual events.

Origin:
1960–65; docu(mentary) + drama

docudramatist [dok-yuh-dram-uh-tist, -drah-muh-] , noun
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docudrama (ˈdɒkjʊˌdrɑːmə)
 
n
a film or television programme based on true events, presented in a dramatized form

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Example sentences
In other words, it's a docudrama, which some readers are apt to consider
  literally true.
In a docudrama, it is always the second half of the neologism that makes us
  queasy.
The disaster movie, the docudrama, the inspirational war story--those are not
  exactly innovations.
But all this docudrama grit allows for precious little dramatic juice.
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