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  Britain.tv Wikipedia - Film
Animation is the technique in which each frame of a film is produced individually, whether generated as a computer graphic, or by photographing a drawn image, or by repeatedly making small changes to a model unit (see claymation and stop motion), and then photographing the result with a special animation camera.
Stock widths and the film format for images on the reel have had a rich history, though most large commercial films are still shot on (and distributed to theaters) as 35 mm prints.
Film preservation of decaying film stock is a matter of concern to both film historians and archivists, and to companies interested in preserving their existing products in order to make them available to future generations (and thereby increase revenue).
www.britain.tv /wikipedia.php?title=Film   (3793 words)

  
 AMNH Library - Special Collections - Film List
This film was made by Commander George M. Dyott, a professional cinematographer, whose main purpose was to show the environment of India, Nepal, and Burma, and therefore be valuable to the hall preparators designing the dioramas for the AMNH Hall of South Asiatic Mammals.
The films were shot between 1925 and 1930 by William L. Finley (Director of Wildlife Conservation and field naturalist for the Association) his wife, Irene, and Arthur N. Pack (President of the Association.) Footage of Finley filming through blinds or with costumes is found throughout the films.
This film was taken in the mountains of British Columbia, and concentrates on the arduous task of filming the North American mountain goat.
library.amnh.org /special/film_list3.html   (6240 words)

  
 Film Schools Listing
Film Division facilities, equipment, and library materials are reserved primarily for the use of registered MFA candidates.
The Department's purpose is to provide a scholarly, creative, and professional approach to the study of film and television, and to help each person discover his or her powers as an independent artist and communicator.
The UCLA Film and Television Archive is the largest collection of film and video holdings in the United States outside of the Library of Congress.
www.filmmakerstore.com /schools.htm   (2470 words)

  
 AMNH Library - Special Collections - Film List
This film is a good overall record of an expedition which covered 16,000 miles in northern Africa, showing Moslem architecture and the great variations in people and terrain of the region.
In 1953 and 1954, Robert Cushman Murphy, AMNH ornithologist, filmed bird colonies of coastal Peru and Chile and the outlying islands.
The film depicts a variety of dances (the buffalo, hood, war, eagle, corn, deer and snowbird) performed by Indians of the Tesuque, Taos, Acoma and Santa Clara Pueblos.
library.amnh.org /special/film_list1.html   (6843 words)

  
 Viewing and Watching Films Critically
Watching a film's moving image, other than just for pure entertainment's sake, is usually enhanced by viewing it with an informed awareness of how a film works, and with some understanding, skill and background training in the elements of the craft of film-making.
Each film viewer or movie-goer should strive to be a 'critic' (in the best and most general sense of the word) and be receptive to the full experience.
Watch a film in a movie theater, if possible, where it was designed to be projected, or purchase the film in a 'wide-screen' format or in its original format.
www.filmsite.org /filmview.html   (926 words)

  
 Films on Liberty and the State
Though the conflict in the film is with a corporatist state, the film is a comedy and it's central focus is this quirky but loving family and their castle that is more than a house...
This film is a melancholy, dream-like poetic film.
Early in the film the aristocrats are out hunting with their rifles, the scene is civilized and the men are temperate and self-controlled.
www.mises.org /content/film   (9899 words)

  
 Film - The Film Guide
Films may have many "producer"-like credits, which suggest a priority from "Executive Producer" to "Producer" to "Co-Producer" to "Associate Producer" to "Line Producer"; in Europe, there is also a credit which translates as "Production Director" and appears to be similar to a Line Producer.
Films with unknowns, particularly in lead roles, are also rarely produced.
Originally moving picture film was shot at various speeds using hand-cranked cameras; then the speed for mechanized cameras and projectors was standardized at 16 frames per second, which was faster than much existing hand-cranked footage.
filmguide.wikia.com /wiki/Film   (5047 words)

  
 Film Three -- Production; Mise-en-Scene
I place on the list the old pages like Light or Shot in, but they are on another server (new pages open).
In film theory, it is sometimes used as a way to 'pick apart' a movie and write about it.
The term was coined by early French film critics and means literally "put into the scene" or "setting in scene." In auteur theory The Auteur Theory is a way of reading and appraising films through the imprint of an auteur (French: author), usually meant to be the director.
filmplus.org /film/mise.html   (1294 words)

  
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"Film" refers to the celluloid medium on which motion pictures are printed.
These reels, so exhibited, came to be known as "motion pictures." Early motion pictures were static shots that showed an event or action with no editing or other cinematic techniques.
There were "double features"; typically, a high quality "A picture" rented by an independent theater for a lump sum, and a "B picture" of lower quality rented for a percentage of the gross receipts.
www.gamecheatz.net /games.php?title=Film   (3773 words)

  
 Film List
All films in the AACA Film Library are 16 mm.
Films will be mailed postpaid by AACA national headquarters to the president of any recognized AACA region or chapter or to the program chairman at the direction of the president.
Film request forms are available from AACA National Headquarters Films must be returned next mailing day after show date.
www.aaca.org /resources/video/film_list.aspx   (2027 words)

  
 Film Techniques of Alfred Hitchcock - suspense, camera angles, style, editing, basics
Borgus.com - We've put together a list of the most significant film techniques that were used by Alfred Hitchcock.
As a film director you can throw things at them, hurl them off a cliff, or pull them into a dangerous love story, and they know that nothing will happen to them.
Keep in mind as you watch his films that many of his movies were done as a favor to someone else, or were assigned by the studio.
www.borgus.com /think/hitch.htm   (2054 words)

  
 Film Editing | Introduction | Teacher's Resource Guide | YMI, Ltd./AMPAS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
With the exception of Best Picture, which is decided by the entire Academy, and the foreign language film and feature animation categories, which are selected by special viewing committees, nominations are determined by a secret ballot of Academy members representing each craft.
Students may select the films they wish to view for the following activities, or you may wish to suggest films that are appropriate.
The following films have won Academy Awards for film editing, are available on videotape, and may be appropriate for your students: Titanic (1997), Apollo 13 (1995), The Last Emperor (1987), Star Wars (1977), Forrest Gump (1994), and Schindler's List (1993).
www.oscars.org /teachersguide/filmediting/introduction.html   (400 words)

  
 B-Notes - Nadja (1994)
Since this seems to be primarily a showcase for film techniques, not much else is showcased, certainly not an original script and interesting characters.
I'd go so far as to suggest that a list of film techniques to be used dictated the script, not the other way around.
Art film showcasing a catalogue of the director's excellently executed film techniques.
www.jabootu.com /acolytes/bnotes/nadja.htm   (1670 words)

  
 National Film Registry, 2002
The selection of a film, I stress, is not an endorsement of its ideology
America's film heritage, by any measure, is an endangered species.
films has proved far greater than our commitment to preserving them.
www.loc.gov /film/nfr2002.html   (1027 words)

  
 The Memory Hole > CIA Films at the National Archives
The lengthy list of CIA films at the Archives has never been publicly released, but researcher Michael Ravnitzky requested and received a copy from NARA.
Many of the films were created by the CIA, and some - such as news reports and the occasional Hollywood movie - were not.
In addition, requesters should be aware that they might be able to view the films at NARA at no cost, but to obtain a video copy the first requester for any particular film will likely have to pay for the creation of a video master, and then a dub from that master.
www.thememoryhole.org /cia/films_at_nara.htm   (255 words)

  
 CVisual's film techniques page and filmmaking
Here are some tips that will help you film food for everything from dinner scenes to food fights.
Here are some guidelines that will help you make your short films the best they can be.
If you do shoot a film based on one of my scripts, send me some information about it and I'll help you promote it.
www.cvisual.com /film-techniques/Default.asp   (486 words)

  
 film music
Film composers in America; a checklist of their work.
FAQ on the nuts and bolts of film scoring from Auricle, which designed the software used for many film scores.
The Sixth Annual San Francisco Silent Film Festival July 8, 2001.
www.lib.uchicago.edu /e/su/music/musfilm.html   (491 words)

  
 A Pathfinder: Alfred Hitchcock
The following films were selected based on either an Oscar / Golden Globe nomination or win in the technical or directorial categories or are works that are the distinguishing result of Hitchcock┬╣s cinematographic style.
Informative site that includes articles on Hitchcock's film techniques, a list of new publications, and links to related sites.
Maintained by 'The MacGuffin,' an Australian film journal devoted to Hitchcock scholarship.
www.unc.edu /~mramirez/hitchcock/av.html   (238 words)

  
 Film Making Book List - The Digital Video Information Network
Please give me your suggestions on the list and if you think any other ones would be usefull.
Lady X Films: A lady with a boring wardrobe...and a global mission.
He gets in the nuts and bolts of filmmaking with directors from the silent era, when everyone was making it up as they went.
www.dvinfo.net /conf/showthread.php?t=41866   (354 words)

  
 Film Review List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
I think it is important to learn how to "read" film in the same way that we are exploring how to read literature critically.
Therefore, I would like for you to write about and think about the "language of film." For example, how are camera angles used?
I would suggest beginning your paper by writing about issues the film raises.
pec.jun.alaska.edu /Mckenna/filmrev.html   (145 words)

  
 List of film techniques - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Cinematic techniques.
Provided in this list of film techniques is a categorised (and then alphabetised) list of techniques used in film (motion pictures).
Categories: Articles to be merged since September 2006
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_film_techniques   (85 words)

  
 Filmmakers
"Filmmakers" AKA the "Filmmakers Forum" is not simply for directors, but producers, cinematographers, film festivals, actors, grips, gaffers, editors, and anyone else in the filmmaking community.
Post General Topics Related to Film, Filmmaking, and Filmmakers Here
Discuss Techniques and Aspects of Independent Film Financing
www.filmmakers.net   (171 words)

  
 Mott reading list - film & tv   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Creating memorable images for video, film andamp; stills through lighting
Done by the man who created the Lowell light kits familiar to many filmmakers for their excellence and portability.
This is one of the best books you can buy if you are interested in digital filmmaking - HM Film history and theory
home.comcast.net /~harrymott/sec_filmtv.html   (322 words)

  
 Middle East Open Encyclopedia: Film   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
This is an extract from The Middle East Open Encyclopedia, made possible through the Wikimedia Foundation.
Iraq Museum International always displays the most recent published revision of the source article, Film; all previous versions may be viewed here.
They link directly to authoring tools for you to start writing a particular article.
www.baghdadmuseum.org /ref/index.php?title=Film   (156 words)

  
 Cinematography Books reccomended by CML CML-Cinematography Mailing List
Cinematography Mailing List - CML - the first 5 years
Cinematography Mailing List - CML - High Definition
Operating Cinematography - For Film & Video By William Hines SOC
www.cinematography.net /Books.htm   (120 words)

  
 Ironclad Networks - Lists - Oz-Short-Film   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
OZ-SHORT-FILM is a mailing-list for discussing all matters of interest to the Short Film community in Australia, including both the production community (producers, directors, actors, etc), and the viewing community (fans of film, reviewers, venues, and festivals).
If you have any questions regarding the list, you can contact the list administrator at list-admin@ironclad.net.au
discussion of directing and production techniques particular to short film
www.ironclad.net.au /lists/oz-short-film/index.html   (91 words)

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