How did the cinema affect the lives of women and children in 1930’s?
Labelled the ‘golden age of Hollywood’ the 1930’s was arguably a decade of turmoil. This led to many people attending the cinema to escape from reality. Among adults, women tended to go to the cinema more often than their husbands...
in me, and Cinema Paradiso was no disappointment.
This heartwarming story about a little boy’s love affair with movies, and his subsequent coming-of-age in the repressive environment of ecclesiastical censorship and hypocrisy stirred great emotion in me, as I expected it would. The young Toto made...
INFLUENCE ON YOUNG PEOPLE."WHAT IS YOUR VIEW?
The film industries of the world are developing day by day. Today there are so many films being produced that you can barely keep count. Some of them are for the benefit of the community but most of the films have a bad influence on the young people as well...
home after day’s work, he needs some sort of entertainment and relaxation. Cinema has proved a wonderful and forceful means of entertainment and amusement. A young man of today can go without food but not without a film. The cinema is the cheapest and the most popular form of amusement. Laborers can afford...
While Indian Cinema known as Bollywood was thriving in the 1950s, the film industry also saw the emergence of a new Parallel Cinema movement. A group of film-makers broke with the past traditions and made exciting, experimental and innovating films (Gupta 11). Indian Parallel Cinema is a...
100 Years of Indian Cinema and some of the milestones
Lights, Camera, Action...
Year 2013 was looked upon as the milestone for Indian cinema as the industry celebrated 100 years of entertainment and establishment. Hindi, Bhojpuri, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Gujrati, Punjabi, Haryanvi, Bengali...
a hundred years, and yet the fascination for movies has not faded for a nation of one billion Indians.
When Dadasaheb Phalke, the father of Indian Cinema, released his epochal feature film Raja Harishchandra on 3rd May 1913, it is unlikely that either the exhibitors or the pioneer film maker realized...
Mining in World History Martin Lynch China to Chinatown: Chinese Food in the West J. A. G. Roberts Landscape and History since 1500 Ian D. Whyte
Cinemas of the World
Film and Society from 1895 to the Present
This book is dedicated to my father for encouraging...
Is Social Networking Helpful or Harmful?
Social networking, as defined by www.investopedia.com, is “the use of internet-based social media programs to make connections with friend, family, classmates, customers and clients.” Some of the most popular social networking sites include Facebook, Twitter...
Child labor could be harmful for the child’s health and education as well as the government’s success; therefore governments must enforce the laws that ban the abuse of this practice. Children all over the world often work very long, strenuous hours seven days a week. The jobs assigned...
If the victim is solely responsible for his/her actions, then why should such actions become a subject for regulations, unless they are considered harmful to others?
This last point has in fact been explored in case of smoking, and passive smoking is one argument made in favor of banning public smoking...
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Cinema Paradiso: Feeling the Love Through Music and Sound
Cinema Paradiso was made in 1988, and was written and directed by Giuseppe Tornatore. It won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film in 1989. Cinema Paradiso follows the life of Salvatore Di Vita from the...
more as an etiquette item like any matter of social discourtesy, phones ringing during funerals, weddings, in toilets, cinemas, and plays. Book shops, libraries, bathrooms, cinemas, doctors' offices, and houses of worship prohibit the use of mobile phones as people talk loudly, in some places, the installation...
lowered on Casino Royal to target this younger cinema goer’s audience. However Casino Royal has created another target audience with the casting of Daniel Craig and the change in the role of women within the film. The new audience Casino Royal appeals to be young women around the 16-35 year old range, this...
Film privileges certain ways of seeing at the expense of alternate perspectives. By using a repertoire of formal and representational techniques, cinema works to reinforce cultural norms and contain social anxieties.
In this essay, I will be examining three films, namely “Double Indemnity”, “Mildred...
“Brand Bollywood” for nearly a century, so much so that it has now found acceptance across continents.
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Indian Cinema: A journey through the eras 6
One Size Fits All: An approach that needs change 7
If content is king, distribution is god 7
Riding the Air Waves...
Film and Popular Cinema
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Summarize the distinction between film and popular cinema in 200 to 300...
IMPACT OF CINEMA ON THE INDIAN SOCIETY
Cinema has become the most powerful form of Mass Media since the day it was introduced to the world. The Lumiere Brothers who invented the ‘ Cinematograph’ ( a compact and portable device which with a few adjustments could be used as a projector , camera or a...
knowledge and survive in this competitive atmosphere. Because of the importance of English above, now English is introduced earlier to children at a very young age. Children are acquainted with English in kindergarten and elementary school.
English is very important for children especially elementary...
The Right to Eat Whole Grains Make You Become Young
In recent years, forced health needs, people come to realize the importance of human demand for coarse grains, people began to know that life is good, but can not always eat whole grains. But according to nutrition experts say: good light can not...
Are video games as harmful as they are portrayed?
We have all had our fair share of playing video games as a toddler and some us still play them to this day. I can be one to vouch to you that they are very addicting. While video games may seem harmless, they can be very dangerous due to the violent...
which is what probably inspired Jack Valenti to make a change (This Film…). On November 1, 1968, the MPAA President, Jack Valenti, established the cinema classification system commonly referred to in the United States today (“The Movie…”). This new movie classification system was optional. However, if...
from the film Voyage to the Moon by the film pioneer Georges Méliès . This part of the story is borrowed from life: Méliès was a magician-turned-early cinema pioneer. After falling from grace, most of his 500 or so films were destroyed; Méliès was discovered years later working as a toymaker in Paris’s Montparnasse...
What is Indian Cinema?
Before attempting to answer what Indian Cinema is, I feel it is important to question the present day notion Indian Cinema. This notion, I feel is a misleading one. Indian Cinema at present is an image falsely created out of only a particular kind of cinema, namely the Bollywood...
The changing perception of young newspaper readers of Bangalore with the changed face of English language newspapers
a research paper by Naresh H. Rao, Department of Journalism
Perception is defined as the act of perceiving, which is "to become aware of directly through any of the...
television is turned off, and the effects can be dangerous. Many advertisements glamorize alcohol and cigarette smoking, which can influence children at a young age to believe that these substances enhance popularity or attractiveness.
The American Academy of Pediatrics attributes a portion...
Building a sense of Nationalism Through Third Cinema
It is more than just merely plausible that Third cinema can be used as a vehicle to build a sense of nationalism for Barbadians and the wider Caribbean. Fed on a steady diet of commercial cinema from the developed world, former colonies have acquired...
Revisiting The Golden Era Of Hindi Cinema
A country of 1.2 billion people, the ancient civilisation of India is a melting pot of cultures and juxtapositions. It is a land that will assault your senses all around. The vibrant colours, exotic aromas, cacophony of sounds, and the...
equal opportunities, the company will not tolerate the practice of unfair or unlawful discrimination. It is recognised that such discrimination maybe harmful, distressing and is totally unacceptable forms of behaviour.
Direct discrimination - when a person is treated less favourably than another in comparable...
The Origins of Direct Cinema: Cinema Vérité
Before submerging into the realm of Direct Cinema, it is essential to understand
where it is originated from. Although today the notions of Direct Cinema and Cinema
Vérité are often confused, overlapped and substituted with one another, they must be
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Young Volunteers: The Benefits of Community Service
Benefits of Volunteering
A fact sheet by Davila and Mora investigates...
“She and the Silver Screen”
Depiction of Women and Cultural Identity in Indian Cinema
certificate ring would be 15. The reason for this because it is a suitable age rating for these type of thriller films as thrillers tend to attract young teenagers & adults.
If the certificate rating was any lower it would affect the younger generation as they would be afraid to watch the film as it...
The concept of “heritage cinema” is now firmly established as an influential, as well as much “debated and contested” critical framework for the discussion of period or historical representation in film, most prominently with reference to British heritage and “post-heritage” film successes since the...
If you have a lazy afternoon available, then grab the popcorn and settle in to watch an amazing film masterpiece! Cinema Paradiso is a multi-award winning 1988 Italian film with a haunting musical score that leaves its audience mesmerized until the end. This is my favorite movie...
Digital Cinema –Boon or Bane!
In today’s fast paced age, with technology upgrading constantly, soon filmmakers will be opting for more digital rather than analog prints. Digitization is nothing but electronic software distribution without the use of any physical media, utilizing media like satellites...
Gender, Friendship, and Excess in 1970s Hindi Cinema
The Bombay film industry (Bollywood) is usually considered, along with other state-sanctioned institutions, in its role as a force for cultural and political consolidation within the architecture...
bred monotony, therefore his modes of entertainment have also undergone revolutionary change. The latest and the most popular form of recreation is Cinema. Its phenomenal popularity and development is due to its mass appeal and that it is well within the financial limitation of common man. The people...
I am going to talk about it. Active Youth Development is about developing more active young people who have confidence,leadership and self-management skills for the bright future of the country.The more active young people in a country,the brighter the future of the country is!So,youths are the blood...
Kawachi’s article “Women and Smoking in Hollywood Movies: A Content Analysis”, the three doctors conduct a content analysis on the influence of smoking in cinema. They go on to explain the length they went to in selecting the actresses and the films they are portrayed in. They listed many different kinds of...
Symbolism in Theater and Cinema
What if I never saw the movie Jaws? Would I still feel the same way about sharks and the ocean? These are some of the questions I feel a lot of people can ask themselves after they have seen Jaws...
Male Crisis in New Korean Cinema: Reading the Early Films of Park Kwang-su
Kim, Kyung Hyun, 1969positions: east asia cultures critique, Volume 9, Number 2, Fall 2001, pp. 369-399 (Article)
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New Wave cinema is defined as a way of grouping together a series of films and personnel that represent a change of direction or a break with the past. A New Wave is usually a historical moment within a national cinema. The most famous example is the French New Wave (Nouvelle Vague);...
describes nearly word for word the inner turmoil that the characters face, Mrs. Robinson stuck on the bridge of life between adulthood and old age, young Benjamin lost and confused between college and adulthood. The film encapsulates and portrays the feelings of self-doubt, alienation, disenchantment...
The text under analysis is a fragment from the novel “One Stair Up” by Chambell Nairne. The plot of this extract centered on a visit to the cinema of a young couple – Rosa and Andrew, but the main focus is maid on their relations. The events of the story are described in the third person singular through...
Once Upon a Time in China series, but it was this set of movies that created Wong Fei Hung’s image as a hero. This step was crucial to martial arts cinema at the time because it emphasized real life heroes and gave the audience a story that was more believable. Also the Wong Fei Hung series helped brought...
New German Cinema
German history from 1961 to 1962 was a time of crisis from the erection of the Berlin Wall, the Eichmann trials in Jerusalem to Chancellor Adenauer's attempt to suppress the freedom of the press in the Spiegel Affair. The commercial film industry which received high popularity...
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CINEMA BUSINESS IN LAGOS, NIGERIA SINCE 1903
Oladipo O. Olubomehin, PhD Department of History and Diplomatic Studies, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, Nigeria. E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org Abstract Cinema business constituted an important aspect of...
think about what it is
doing to our young people, especially women. Hero sized role models or distasteful bad
influences? This has become a big issue in today’s society with the ever slimming and enhanced
celebrities, models, and even the media. Many young people, girls and women in particular...
Representation of Woman in Cinema
The identity of a person is fluid and constituted by ideologies stemming from many apparatuses. One such apparatus is cinema. Ideologies emanating from it subsume us consciously or unconsciously. This assignment will foreground the role of cinema in the construction of female...
Aim: To prepare a mini-report, containing a summary of the information gathered on the cinema and the environment (PEST) in which it operates. This report should refer to at least 3 separate sources, which must all be quoted and referenced correctly.
gold’ Trees provide shadeto tired travellers and animals and shelter to innumerable birds and insects. Trees keep the environment clean.They absorb harmful carbon dioxide from the air and fill the atmosphere with precious life - sustaining oxygen.In this way they reduce air pollution. Therefore, trees...
Parents take their children to various kinds of lessons after school. Children would be punished if they didn’t get a good mark in examinations.
3.3 Harmful types of family education
3.3.1 A utocratic type of family education
In some Chinese families, parents require their children should do whatever...
Types of Child Labour
Children and young people work in a wide variety of different areas. These include:
Providing care within a family, for example to a sick adult relative.
Domestic work - This may be paid or unpaid and provided wither to a relative or non-relative. This is sometimes referred...
What are the advantages of computers for young children?
Computers help children to be in control of their experience, to set their own pace, and to select the level of challenge with which they feel comfortable.
Computers help children to use all of their senses to extract information. Computers...
‘Censorship is harmful to society’ Discuss this statement with reference to the media
‘Censorship is harmful to society.’ With reference to media such as the press, television and/or the internet and to the arts in general, explain why censorship takes place and argue to what extent...
developed for one source for multi-use.
Korea’s first Multiplex Theater CGV boasts the largest number
of cinemas in Korea and the greatest brand power. CGV has
continued to develop a unique cinema experience so that the
audience can watch a movie within the optimal environment.
Cultureplex offers a...
Marijuana is a gateway drug. People generally begin their drug use by opening the doors to the recreational use of marijuana and amongst marijuana’s most harmful consequences is its role in leading to the use of other illegal and highly addictive drugs such as cocaine, heroin or even meth. While not all people...
100 YEARS OF INDIAN CINEMA
Indian Cinema has now completed 100 years on April 21, 2012, a country where over 1,000 films are made every year, in several languages. During these long years Indian cinema has broken many new grounds and established several milestones. The Times of India, India's major...
affecting the choice of fast food outlets by Indian young consumers. Design/methodology/approach – The study applies multivariate statistical tools to estimate importance of various factors affecting the choice of fast food outlets by Indian young consumers. In addition, the authors analysed the consumption...