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Cinema of Saudi Arabia

The cinema of Saudi Arabia is a new flourishing industry that started in 2018 when the cinema theater was officially allowed to open at a commercial level. There are many movie theaters in KSA but they are situated only in the main cities like Kh ...

                                               

North American cinema

North American cinema generally refers collectively to the film industries of the United States and Canada. The term is cultural rather than geographic; the film industries of Mexico and Cuba are normally considered part of Latin American cinema.

                                               

Cinema of Senegal

The cinema of Senegal is a relatively small film industry which experienced its prime from the 1960s through to the early 1980s, but has since declined to less than five feature films produced in the last ten years.

                                               

Cinema of Serbia

The cinema of Serbia comprises the art of film and creative movies made within Serbia or by Serbian filmmakers abroad. Serbia both as an independent state and as a part of Yugoslavia has been home to many internationally acclaimed films and direc ...

                                               

Cinema of Tajikistan

In parallel to what happened in other Soviet republics, a cinema of Tajikistan was promoted by the Soviet state, and declined in the first years after the independence, before being revitalized through the efforts of the new government.

                                               

Cinema of Thailand

The cinema of Thailand dates back to the early days of filmmaking, when King Chulalongkorns 1897 visit to Bern, Switzerland was recorded by François-Henri Lavancy-Clarke. The film was then brought to Bangkok, where it was exhibited. This sparked ...

                                               

Cinema of Taiwan

The cinema of Taiwan is deeply rooted in the islands unique history. Since its introduction to Taiwan in 1901 under Japanese rule, cinema has developed in Taiwan under ROC rule through several distinct stages. It has also developed outside the Ho ...

                                               

Nazism and cinema

Nazism created an elaborate system of propaganda, which made use of the new technologies of the 20th century, including cinema. Nazism courted the masses by the means of slogans that were aimed directly at the instincts and emotions of the people ...

                                               

Cinema of Turkmenistan

The cinema of Turkmenistan dates back to the 1920s, when the country was within the Soviet Union. Since independence in 1991, Turkmenistan has had the most limited film production industry of any Central Asian state.

                                               

Cinema of Turkey

Cinema of Turkey, also known as Yesilçam, is the sobriquet that refers to the Turkish film art and industry. It is an important part of Turkish culture, and has flourished over the years, delivering entertainment to audiences in Turkey, expatriat ...

                                               

Cinema of Uzbekistan

The history of Uzbek cinema can be divided into two periods: the cinema of Soviet Uzbekistan and the cinema of independent Uzbekistan. Films of the Soviet period were shot either in Russian or Uzbek. The most critically acclaimed films of the Sov ...

                                               

Cinema of Ukraine

Ukraine has had an influence on the history of the cinema. Prominent Ukrainian directors include Oleksandr Dovzhenko, Dziga Vertov and Serhiy Paradzhanov. Dovzhenko is often cited as one of the most important early Soviet filmmakers, as well as b ...

                                               

Cinema of Uruguay

The cinema of Uruguay has a role in the culture of Uruguay and is a part of Latin American cinema. Since the late 1990s, Uruguayan cinema has undergone a process of evolution, during which its films have received positive reviews and been interna ...

                                               

Cinema of the Faroe Islands

The cinema of the Faroe Islands does not have a long history. The Faroe Islands has a small population, and due to the high initial cost of filmmaking, the islands cinema history is modest. On the other hand, writing and book publishing is very p ...

                                               

Cinema of Finland

The Finnish cinema has a long history, with the first public screenings starting almost as early as modern motion picture technology was invented. It took over a decade before the first Finnish film was produced and screened in 1907. After these ...

                                               

Cinema of France

French cinema comprises the art of film and creative movies made within the nation of France or by French filmmakers abroad. France is the birthplace of cinema and was responsible for many of its significant contributions to the art form and the ...

                                               

Cinema of Croatia

The cinema of Croatia has a somewhat shorter tradition than what is common for other Central European countries: the serious beginning of Croatian cinema starts with the rise of the Yugoslavian film industry in the 1940s. Three Croatian feature f ...

                                               

Cinema of the Czech Republic

Czech cinema is the name for cinematography of Czech Republic, as well as the Czech cinematography while it was a part of other countries. The Fabulous World of Jules Verne is considered the most successful Czech film ever made a it was soon afte ...

                                               

Cinema of Chile

Chilean cinema refers to all films produced in Chile or made by Chileans. It had its origins at the start of the 20th century with the first Chilean film screening in 1902 and the first Chilean feature film appearing in 1910. The oldest surviving ...

                                               

Cinema of Switzerland

The film industry based in Switzerland dates to the 1930s. It is influenced by the neighboring countries of France, Germany and Italy, with which it shares languages. Before the mid-1960s Swiss films were often sentimental, but the French New Wav ...

                                               

Cinema of Sweden

Swedish cinema is known for including many acclaimed films; during the 20th century the industry was the most prominent of Scandinavia. This is largely due to the popularity and prominence of directors Victor Sjostrom and especially Ingmar Bergma ...

                                               

Cinema of Scotland

Michael Caton-Jones May Miles Thomas Donald Cammell David Mackenzie Kevin Macdonald Frank Lloyd Lynne Ramsay John McPhail Bill Douglas Paul McGuigan Gillies MacKinnon Bill Forsyth

                                               

Cinema of Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan cinema encompasses the films made in Sri Lanka. It is a fledgling industry that has struggled to find a footing since its inauguration in 1947 with Kadawunu Poronduwa produced by S. M. Nayagam of Chitra Kala Movietone. Sri Lankan films ...

                                               

Cinema of Estonia

Cinema in Estonia is the film industry of the Republic of Estonia. The motion pictures have won international awards and each year new Estonian films are seen at film festivals around the globe.

                                               

Cinema of South Africa

The cinema of South Africa refers to the films and film industry of the nation of South Africa. Many foreign films have been produced about South Africa. One South African film to achieve international acclaim was The Gods Must Be Crazy in 1980, ...

                                               

Cinema of Yugoslavia

The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia had an internationally acclaimed film industry. Yugoslavia submitted many films to the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, six of which were nominated. Film companies included Jadran Film fro ...

                                               

Cinema of Jamaica

Despite Jamaica never having a very strong film industry, the island has produced notable films from the 1970s onwards. The most critically acclaimed film is The Harder They Come, by Perry Henzell, which received international acclaim. The Jamaic ...

                                               

Cinema of Japan

The cinema of Japan has a history that spans more than 100 years. Japan has one of the oldest and largest film industries in the world; as of 2010, it was the fourth largest by number of feature films produced. In 2011 Japan produced 411 feature ...

                                               

Assamese cinema

Assamese cinema, also known as Jollywood cinemas, is cinema in the Assamese language, watched primarily in Assam, India. The industry was born in 1935 when Jyoti Prasad Agarwala released his movie Joymoti. Since then Assamese cinema has developed ...

                                               

Kannada cinema

Kannada cinema, also known as Sandalwood, is the segment of Indian cinema dedicated to the production of motion pictures in the Kannada language widely spoken in the state of Karnataka. The 1934 film Sati Sulochana directed by Y. V. Rao was the f ...

                                               

Malayalam cinema

Malayalam cinema is the segment of Indian cinema based in the southern Indian state of Kerala, dedicated to the production of motion pictures in the Malayalam language. The first production house in Kerala Chitranjali Studio is based in Thiruvana ...

                                               

Marathi cinema

Marathi cinema refers to Indian films produced in Marathi, the language of the state of Maharashtra, India. Based in old Mumbai, it is the oldest and one of the pioneer film industries of India. The first Marathi film to be released in India was ...

                                               

Telugu cinema

Telugu cinema is the segment of Indian cinema dedicated to the production of motion pictures in the Telugu language, widely spoken in the states of Andhra Pradesh, and Telangana. Telugu cinema is based in Film Nagar, a neighborhood of Hyderabad, ...

                                               

Cinematograph

A cinematograph is a motion picture film camera, which - in combination with different parts - also serves as a film projector and printer. It was developed in the 1890s in Lyon by Auguste and Louis Lumiere.

                                               

History of film

Although the start of the history of film is not clearly defined, the commercial, public screening of ten of Lumiere brothers short films in Paris on 28 December 1895 can be regarded as the breakthrough of projected cinematographic motion picture ...

                                               

French impressionist cinema

French impressionist cinema refers to a group of French films and filmmakers of the 1920s. Film scholars have had much difficulty in defining this movement for that matter deciding whether it should be considered a movement at all. David Bordwell ...

                                               

Dolly grip

In cinematography, the dolly grip is a dedicated technician trained to operate the camera dolly. This technician places, levels, and moves the dolly track, then pushes and pulls the dolly and usually a camera operator and camera assistant as ride ...

                                               

Movietone sound system

The Movietone sound system is an optical sound-on-film method of recording sound for motion pictures that guarantees synchronization between sound and picture. It achieves this by recording the sound as a variable-density optical track on the sam ...

                                               

Shot (filmmaking)

In filmmaking and video production, a shot is a series of frames that runs for an uninterrupted period of time. Film shots are an essential aspect of a movie where angles, transitions and cuts are used to further express emotion, ideas and moveme ...

                                               

Filmmaking

Filmmaking is the process of making a film, generally in the sense of films intended for extensive theatrical exhibition. Filmmaking involves a number of discrete stages including an initial story, idea, or commission, through screenwriting, cast ...

                                               

Trailer (promotion)

A trailer is a commercial advertisement for a feature film that will be exhibited in the future at a cinema, the result of creative and technical work. The term "trailer" dates back to the distribution of movies on reels of film. The reels were a ...

                                               

Hollywood Museum

The Hollywood Museum is a museum in Hollywood, California, that houses a collection of memorabilia from the history of American motion pictures and television. It is housed in the historic Max Factor Building on Highland Avenue designed by Americ ...

                                               

Museum of the Moving Image

The Museum of the Moving Image is a media museum located in a former building of the historic Astoria Studios, in the Astoria neighborhood in Queens, New York City. The museum originally opened in 1988 as the American Museum of the Moving Image. ...

                                               

Cinema Museum of Thessaloniki

The Cinema Museum of Thessaloniki is a museum in Thessaloniki, Central Macedonia, Greece. It was founded in 1995 following a decision by the Organization for Thessaloniki, Cultural Capital of Europe 1997. Today it is part of the Thessaloniki Film ...

                                               

National Museum of Cinema

The National Museum of Cinema located in Turin, Italy, is a motion picture museum fitted out inside the Mole Antonelliana tower. It is operated by the Maria Adriana Prolo Foundation, and the core of its collection is the result of the work of the ...

                                               

Museum of the Cinema (Odessa, Ukraine)

The museum of cinema - a section of NUCU is located on the Odessa film studio, in a historic mansion. Before the revolution, it belonged to Demidovoy – San-Donato family. With more than 10.000 works on display, the museum is a testimony to the hi ...

                                               

National cinema

National cinema is a term sometimes used in film theory and film criticism to describe the films associated with a specific nation-state. Although there is little relatively written on theories of national cinema it has an irrefutably important r ...

                                               

Film studio

A film studio is a major entertainment company or motion picture company that has its own privately owned studio facility or facilities that are used to make films, which is handled by the production company. Most firms in the entertainment indus ...

                                               

Barrandov Studios

Barrandov Studios is a set of film studios in Prague, Czech Republic. It is the largest film studio in the country and one of the largest in Europe. Several of the major Hollywood productions were made here.

                                               

Lithuanian Film Studios

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