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How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Early Cinema
This program looks at the very birth of cinema in the late 1800's through the talkies in 1928. It is a multi-part look at the history, techniques, movements and people…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - The Golden Age
The Golden Age of Hollywood motion picture making was a period of almost 30 years, beginning in 1928 and ending in the mid-1950s. This program focuses on the classical Hollywood…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Directing
This program discuss three big jobs in motion picture making; screenwriting, producing and directing. The director is responsible for the overall feel and look of the film and decides on…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Editing
This program focus's on editing and how this process helps tell the story in a motion picture. The editing process follows some simple steps: takes the raw footage from the…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Mise-en-scene
Mise-en-scene looks at how filmmakers make decisions about what is put before the camera. It includes costumes, props, set design, positioning of actors and much more. Mise en scene is…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Documentary
Documentary talks about some of the different styles of documentary filmmaking from the birth of cinema to the present day. It is a multi-part look at the history, techniques, movements,…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Genre
Film genre, or the classification of film into categories is based upon designated characteristics that distinguish one film from another. Genre explores what characteristics indicate a film genre like horror,…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Lighting
This program focus's on lighting and how a cinematographer and lighting engineer work together to showcase what is put before the camera. Lighting is a crucial component to filmmaking because…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Cinematography
Cinematography looks at what a camera operator is responsible for and how they make the decisions to create the look the director desires. This segment will focus on cinematography, or…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Sound
Sound investigates the various types of sound, how they are recorded, and how they are incorporated in a film. Besides the visuals in moving pictures, sound also contributes to part…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Overseas Cinema
In this program we "go global," or look at global cinema. While American cinema has had a wide-spread influence on world popular cultures almost from the beginning, many other nations…
How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Animation
This program looks at animation, a style of filmmaking that gained popularity during the silent era of the 1920s and has remained extremely popular from the 1930s to the present…

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