How Hollywood Does It - Film History & Techniques of Genre

How Hollywood Does It - Film History & Techniques of Genre

Streaming Video - 2013
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How Hollywood Does It is a look at the history, techniques, movements and people who create the magic of motion pictures. 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, musical, Western and comedy and how viewers understand the story put before them. They remain a useful way to categorize and distinguish most films, so that audiences know what to expect. Most film critics agree on ten film genres: action-adventure, comedy, costume films, epics, horror, musical, science fiction and fantasy, suspense, war, and the western. This program discusses the following films and the genre of each - Angel and the Badman, The Road to Bali, Royal Wedding, My Man Godfrey and The Big Combo.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : TMW Media Group, [2013]
Copyright Date: ©2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (25 min., 44 sec.)) : sound, color
Additional Contributors: Films Media Group
TMW Media Group


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