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Filmmaking is art of taking a storyline, and developing it into a full cinematic feature.

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Answers with Katherine LaNasa?

Do you think people will see the show and suddenly realize, "Hey! I have a wonderful spouse who I'm not paying enough attention to. This could happen to me!"? I don't know. I find it a little scary in that way. I do! I find it's kind of a reminder of that. I've been cheated on before but if I'm gonna be perfectly honest, I don't think that the relationship was in such great shape. One...
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Answers with Amy S. Weber?

What's next for you in 2015? Hopefully sharing the film and speaking to communities across the country about The PeaceKeeper Movement. I am also very excited to begin development on my next passion project, a film focused on a transgendered story, as well as prepping to direct a Detroit-based fantasy film that pits two teenagers against an ancient force that is terrorizing their city (Nain Rouge)....
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Answers with Danny Huston?

You've been a busy guy in 2014. What can Danny Huston fans expect from you in 2015? Well, I am preparing to get back in the saddle and direct again...that's how I started. I'm about to make a film in Mexico, set in Tijuana, a dusty tale with a collection of rather seedy characters. I'm also preparing a small film in the UK based on a book by a close friend....
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Answers with John Cho?

Would you like to explore more roles in drama in the future? Absolutely. Shakespeare! In the park!...
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What is a pivotal scene?

a moment in which changes something that plays a big outcome in the end. Like that moment near the middle or end of Act 2 in any film/play where plots are twisted, characters' motivations and secrets are revealed, leading to new realisations, different perspectives, and new plans. There's a whole section on film and plot techniques in this textbook 'Manipulate Your Marker' by Mitchell Grotte - I found it super helpful when trying to analyse and define pivotal scenes. ...
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Answers with Angela Sun?

Why should Answers users watch Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch? If you want answers to global questions like what IS the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, the history of plastics production, our current state of affairs, and where we may be heard and how disposable plastic affects your health you would watch this film. Plus, you are on, don't you want answers?? :)...
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Answers with Lesley Chilcott?

What does a documentary mean to you personally? I think now-a-days a documentary can be anything. When I was younger, I saw a documentary called Cane Toads and it was this hilarious doc about how these Cane Toads were brought in to solve an over population of the cane beetle in Australia. What happened was the cane toads started replicating at such a fast rate that little girls started adopting them as pets, as did others....
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What are the three phases of film making?

preproduction, production, postproduction
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Who is browning the filmmaker?

Tod Browning (born Charles Albert Browning, Jr.; July 12, 1880 - October 6, 1962) was an American motion picture actor, director and screenwriter.Browning's career spanned the silent and talkie eras. Best known as the director of Dracula (1931), the cult classic Freaks (1932) and classic silent film collaborations with Lon Chaney, Browning directed many movies in a wide range of genres. Browning was born as Charles Albert Browning, Jr., in Louisville, Kentucky, the second son of Charles Albert and Lydia Browning, and the nephew...
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Answers with Elizabeth Banks?

Is there a new place you discovered while shooting in downtown L.A. that you'd recommend? Church & State has a honey lavender goat cheese spread that, like, made my life on this movie. I didn't eat a lot on this movie, to be honest with you. You've seen the dress now, so you saw what I was up against, and also, I had to be in my underwear next to James Marsden. So I worked out...
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What does the word score mean in film making?

A score refers to the music played behind the action of a film or stage production. It is meant to complement the moods or themes of the actors or events of the production. ...
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How is James Dean being cast in a movie in 2019?

The unstoppable force of ambitious directors and CGI. James Dean, the Hollywood heartthrob who died in a car crash in 1955, will be digitally revived for the film Finding Jack, directed by Anton Ernst and Tati Golykh. The film will focus on "the existence and abandonment of more than 10,000 military dogs at the end of the Vietnam War," and it’s set to premiere on Veterans Day 2020, according to The Hollywood Reporter. CGI teams will...
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Who invented filmmaking?

The Lumiere Brothers are largely accredited with developing the first motion picture camera. ...
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What does a full shot mean in film making?

Full body, head to toe. ECU - Extreme close up - very close on CU - Close up - close OTS - Over the shoulder 2T - From the chest up to the head Half - Waist on up Full - Toes on up ...
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What year was titanic filmed in?

It was filmed in the year of 1997.
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What is meant by special effects in filmmaking?

Any effect/stunt performed during production(the shooting) of the film, not in editing (or post production). ...
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Film making can do in distance education?

Yes, Filmmaking can be use as a distance education learning for education and knowledge for the people that they can easily find there dreams and opportunity to stand and make there name/fame. It also help those who learn and make creative work in this field. Filmmaking can be a one of the best subjects in almost every country. ...
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Who was the producer of 1997's Titanic?

There were several listed producers (seven, to be exact), two of them -James Cameron and Jon Landau- collected the different awards the movie has won (including the Oscar for Best Picture). ...
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Is it legal to raise money for filmmaking by offering to put the person's name in the credits?

Yes, in many cases that person is called the "executive producer."
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What happens if a filmmaker doesn't agree with the rating?

If filmmaker don't want to agree with the film rating than how can they analysis that what type people think about the movies and film they are making for people, how they can understand the mind audience without rating and how they the demands of people that they want to some kind of new or extra ordinary concept to watch. Through rating it can be easy to understand the public views. ...
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Who is the gaffer in a film credit?

Gaffer is the chief electrician of a film or television production responsible for the execution of the lighting plan for the production. This term originated from the moving of overhead electrical equipment using a gaff. ...
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What is the cinema films?

A film, also called a movie, motion picture, theatrical film or photoplay, is a series of still images which, when shown on a screen, creates the illusion of moving images due to the phiphenomenon. This optical illusion causes the audience to perceive continuous motion between separate objects viewed rapidly in succession. The process of filmmaking is both an art and an industry. A film is created by photography actual scenes with a motion picturecamera; by photographing drawings or miniature models using traditional animation techniques;...
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Is mythmaking a legitimate purpose for a filmmaker?

It has been a purpose for filmmakers for a while, but legitimate? No, I don't believe so. ...
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What is a birds eye in film terms?

A shot where the camera is pointed high above street level.