Test #1: Study Notes
Cinephile: a lover of cinema
Filmography: a list of films
There are distinct types of explanation in film history:
1. Biographical History
2. Industrial/Economic Historybusiness procedures
3. Aesthetic Historyfilm art (form; style)
4. Technological History
and more for certain sections in the theatre
(5) Thomas Ince: pioneered the use of the shooting script as the blueprint for the production of films
• The script sets out the division of labor to be used in completing the film
• 1911 (begins)(
)• Al Ringling Theatre (1915-present)
A Corner in Wheat 1909...
Theatre, cinema and video. Advantages and disadvantages.
Sometimes there is a question: What is better: theatre, cinema or TV at home. Of course all of them have their advantages and disadvantages. What are the main advantages and disadvantages of going to the cinema or theatre and simply watching...
Preston City Centre
Report compiled for
19th September 2014
John Sullivan, Head of Consulting
Mike Thomson, Head of Commercial
Keith Pullinger, General Manager & Director
Damian Drabble, Head of Operations
Judith Querfurth, Project Leader
22 Golden Square, London W1F 9JW (United Kingdom)...
Theatre notes 2
Early American Popular Entertainment: Melodrama
-High brow vs. low brow art
-i.e. opera vs. reality TV
-The popular shows “Norms”
-taste, fears, desire, prejudice
-Good is threatened by evil. Evil might win! Nope, good triumphs after all.It’s the formula for...
1-2 hours at children’s study time. Research of Milton Chen, Ph.D. (2002), an expert’s on children’s TV shows in America, describes the amount of time that passed by American children for watching TV. On average, they watch about four hours in a day, 28 hours in a week, 1.400 hours in a year. The parents...
Topic: Compare or contrast of watching movies through rental videos or going out for movies at local theatres/cinemas.
Video rentals are more convenient than going to the theatre because you save money, feel more comfortable, and waste less time.
First of all, when you rent a...
screened at Coronation Cinema in Mumbai on 3 May 1913 marking the beginning of Indian cinema. Regarded as the father of the Indian cinema, Phalke went on to make several silent films but became the first casualty when the silent era passed.‘Alam Ara’ debuted at Majestic Cinema in Mumbai on 14 March 1931...
Auburn (King County) Washington
Valley 6 Drive-in: 253-854-1250
located at 401 49th Street / Auburn Ave.
Washington's largest Drive-in movie theatre
(with six screens and parking for up to 3,000
cars spread-out across more than a couple
dozen acres), is perched right on the edge
“Brand Bollywood” for nearly a century, so much so that it has now found acceptance across continents.
Table of Contents
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...
Rough Draft – Movie Theatres vs. Movies at Home
While watching a movie in theaters and watching a movie at home delivers the same content to viewers, the experience is very different. Movie theatres have been around...
have to pay for expensive seats at the theatre or the cinema. They turn on the TV set and can see interesting films, concerts, football matches.
But some people think that it's bad to watch TV. Those who watch TV need do nothing. We are passive when we watch TV.
Television shows us many interesting...
"I don't know what the word means."
Ethics in Indian Cinema
India is the largest film producing industry in the world and its cinema is becoming increasingly popular in various countries around the globe.
The Indian Cinema consists of films produced across India, which includes...
Window vs. Frame?
Sergei Eisenstein: The Formalist
Andre Bazin: The Realist
The language of cinema has been developed by trail and error over the past one hundred years by pioneers venturing into uncharted territory. Today anyone with a T.V. set is accustomed to the language, perhaps without even...
This is my essay, about theatre. Theatre is definitely the most unprecedented of the arts. It's clear that anyone who knows with agree this, except that the fact some people never have been to a theatre. And theatre is involving people at every stage: people of the audience, in the stage onstage...
Faculty of Arts
Department of English
and American Studies
English Language and Literature
Twin Peaks: Revolution on TV
Master’s Diploma Thesis
Supervisor: doc. PhDr. Tomáš Pospíšil, Dr.
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);...
Sulin Chowdhury Eng 1A Mrs. J. Johnson 06/10/08 A Day without TV `Deprivation, emptiness and misery would probably what a day without TV beenlike if one had nothing to do. Luckily, I was one of the few fortunate ones who did this experiment on a day that followed a busy schedule. Still, this experience...
A Better TV Option
America is a country of choice. In this country, we are presented with the opportunity to choose from different options. The truth is that we do not always make our choices. Sometimes instead of picking what is best for our personal requirements, we fall in the trap of commercial...
Project 1 – Service Industry Competence
By Paul Pirnus
Kinopalæet – and the Danish Cinema
Name of the students(class):
Pirnus Paul (class sem 1v) ; Martin Knudsen (class 1a)
Number of characters (including spaces, footnotes, end notes and text boxes):24952
Project Tutor: Ingerlise Stendevad
largest motion picture theatre exhibitor in Canada. The Toronto-based partnership serves approximately 60 million customers under the following five brands: Cineplex Odeon, Galaxy, Famous Players (including Coliseum, Colossus, and SilverCity), Cinema City, and Scotiabank Theatres. This portfolio utilizes...
• Discussing about the role of gender in different
• Listening to a dialogue between two people about TV programme
types and answering some multiple-choice questions about it.
• Asking and answering questions in a role-play activity (celebrity
The Omni-Theatre is an observatory theatre located at the Singapore’s Science Centre. It is famous for screening films of refined quality as well as its facilitation of star-gazing activities.
This report provides a summary of survey results pertaining to the visitors’ response...
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...
compare and contrast: watching a movie in the cinema vs at home
Humanity always has been seeking for bigger and better conditions of lifestyles since the dawn of time. Since the big screen was invented, movies have revolutionized our lifestyle into a new millennium, Movies defined our view to the...
Theatre has become a rare means of entertainment, having been outrun by cinema, TV and Internet.
Modern society lives in a world that is full of new technologies. Radio became a great and useful means of communication; Television is our main source of information and entertainment, which tells about...
Why does theatre survive?
3rd term acting studies essay by Ralph Gassmann
"All the world's a stage
" to quote the world's most famous playwright William Shakespeare who rose to prominence in the 16th century during the reign of Elizabeth I, and who's plays have excited and obsessed the generations...
2. American Cinema
3. The earliest history of film
4. The growth of the film industry
6. The Oscar
I’m a cinema goer. And also I like watching films on TV or video. But I think...
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.
AESTHETIC – POSTMODERNISM IN CONTEMPORARY BRITISH PERFORMANCE
This study will examine the influence of the emergence of cinema and the moving image on contemporary British performance. It will explore the cultural and social changes that have influenced the artistic and creative...