film


film
   A photographic emulsion coated on a flexible, transparent, plastic base.

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  • Film — Film, n. [AS. film skin, fr. fell skin; akin to fylmen membrane, OFries. filmene skin. See {Fell} skin.] 1. A thin skin; a pellicle; a membranous covering, causing opacity. [1913 Webster] He from thick films shall purge the visual ray. Pope.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Film — Film, v. t. 1. To cover with a thin skin or pellicle. [1913 Webster] It will but skin and film the ulcerous place. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. to make a motion picture of (any event or literary work); to record with a movie camera; as, to film the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Film — This article is about motion pictures or movies. For still photography film, see Photographic film. For motion picture film, see Film stock. Movie and Moving picture redirect here. For other uses, see Movie (disambiguation), Moving Pictures… …   Wikipedia

  • $ (film) — $ Original film poster Directed by Richard Brooks Produced by M.J. Frankovich …   Wikipedia

  • Film at 11 — The idiom Film at 11 originates from television news broadcasting. Traditionally, it follows a promotion aired earlier in the evening for a particular (and often a breaking or sensational) story to be detailed on a later local news broadcast at… …   Wikipedia

  • ( ) (film) — ( ) Directed by Morgan Fisher Produced by Morgan Fisher Written by Morgan Fisher Cinematography Morgan Fisher …   Wikipedia

  • film — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English filme, from Old English filmen; akin to Greek pelma sole of the foot, Old English fell skin more at fell Date: before 12th century 1. a. a thin skin or membranous covering ; pellicle b.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • FILM — n. m. T. de Photographie et de Cinématographie Pellicule de gélatine. Il désigne aussi une Suite de scènes constituant un drame, une actualité, etc., représentés au cinématographe. Tourner un film. Film sonore. Film parlé …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • Film speed — is the measure of a photographic film s sensitivity to light, determined by sensitometry and measured on various numerical scales, the most recent being the ISO system. A closely related ISO system is used to measure the sensitivity of digital… …   Wikipedia

  • Film editing — is part of the creative post production process of filmmaking. It involves the selection and combining of shots into sequences, and ultimately creating a finished motion picture. It is an art of storytelling. Film editing is the only art that is… …   Wikipedia

  • Film-out — is the process in the computer graphics, video and filmmaking disciplines of transferring images or animation from videotape or digital files to a traditional celluloid film print. Film out is a broad term that encompasses the conversion of frame …   Wikipedia


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