Test Answers on films

Gattaca Film Study

question What was the theme of the movie? answer science fiction question What is the defenition of a clone? answer a precise genetic copy of a life form question What are genomics answer The study of an organism’s genes question What is Genetic Modification? answer The manipulation of an organisms genome using DNA technology question […]

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Film Unit 1

question 1895 -1908 \”early cinema\” answer Rapid development and experimentation in filmaking before hollywood era. In U.S, massive industrialization attracted large numbers of immigrants & rural americans to urban centers where movie industry found it’s audience. Beginning of cinema history: Lumiere brothers. Stylistically: Beginning of continuity, varying camera distance, multiple shots to dramatize events, logically […]

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Intro To Film 8-10

question Genre answer a kind of literary or artistic work question Film Genre answer A set of conventions and formulas, repeated and developed through film history, which organize and categorize films according to repeated subjects, icons, and styles. question What Makes A Genre answer Different degrees Typically, we think of a genre as consisting of […]

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Film Studies- Nebraska Christian College

question Silent Film Era Dates answer 1894-1929 question Inter-titles answer narrated story points, key dialogue, & maybe comment question Continuity Editing answer A style of editing marked by its emphasis on maintaining the continuous and seemingly uninterrupted flow of action in a story. question First Sound Film and Date answer Jazz Singer – October 1927 […]

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12 Angry Men Test Study Guide

question abstain answer refrain from (in this case voting) question acquit answer to find the defendant \”not guilty\” of a charge question bigot answer someone who is intolerant of some else’s beliefs opinions, race, ethnicity, or other differing characteristic question burden of proof answer the requirement to prove one’s own case over another. In America, […]

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Invictus – Film Essay L2

question Theme? answer Leadership question Genre? answer Drama question Question on conflict – what are the three aspects? answer – Internal conflicts – External conflicts – Societal conflicts question Techniques for internal conflict paragraph answer Dialogue and close-ups question Techniques for external conflict paragraph answer Dialogue and two-shot question Techniques for societal conflict paragraph answer […]

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Film Theory 2

question Realists answer Baudry, Bazin, Brakhage, Deren, Kracauer question Spectator and Audience-ites answer Benjamin, Diawara, Metz (neo), Modleski, Mulvey, Stam and Spence, Parker Tyler question Baudry, Jean Louis (Article Title) answer “The Apparatus: Metapsychological Approaches to the Impression of Reality in Cinema” 1975 question Baudry, Jean Louis answer Parallel between dream and cinema: “More than […]

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Film Studies

question Director: Howard Hawks answer Bringing Up Baby question Actor: Cary Grant answer Bringing Up Baby question Actor: Katherine Hepburn answer Bringing Up Baby question Neo-Formalism answer Formal characteristics in a film. Stylistic Elements question Formal Systems answer Narrative and Non Narrative question Stylistic Elements answer Mise-en-Scene, Cinematography, Editing, Sound question Narrative answer A chain […]

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“film And Theory: An Anthology” Robert Stam

question William Jennings Bryan answer populists and Democrats united to nominate William Jennings Bryan, a fiery, thirty-six-year-old Nebraska congressman, for president 1896 question William Jennings Bryan answer populists and Democrats united to nominate William Jennings Bryan, a fiery, thirty-six-year-old Nebraska congressman, for president 1896 question William Jennings Bryan answer populists and Democrats united to nominate […]

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FTV 112: Film and Social Change (Final)

question Film: Paris is Burning answer 1990. Director Jennie Livingston. – Summary: This documentary focuses on drag queens living in New York City and their “house” culture, which provides a sense of community and support for the flamboyant and often socially shunned performers. Groups from each house compete in elaborate balls that take cues from […]

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film quizzes

question what are the three major perceptual properties of film sound? answer loudness, pitch, timbre question a “dialogue overlap” means answer continuing a line of dialogue over cuts during shot/ reverse shot question the frequency of sound affects pitch, or the answer perceived highness or lowness of the sound question in film sound, “fidelity” refers […]

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12 Angry Men Study Guide

question Foreman (Juror #1) answer A small, petty man who is impressed with the authority he has and handles himself quite formally. Not overly bright, but dogged. question Juror #2 answer A meek, hesitant man who finds it difficult to maintain any opinions of his own. Easily swayed and usually adopts the opinion of the […]

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Anthro. Films

question Onka’s Big Moka answer Ongka (headman, “big man,” most powerful leader, he can’t order people around, he can only persuade), Riemer (rival headman), Peroa (headman guest; parliament member), Rumbicole (Ongka’s favorite wife) Kawela, New Guinea small tribe of 1,000 people, with some allies, some enemies, basic food: sweet potatoes, only eat pig on special […]

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TWELVE ANGRY MEN: MORE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

question What instructions does the judge give to the jurors? answer To separate facts from fancy, to deliberate honestly and thoughtfully question What is the result of the first vote? answer 11-1 in favor of guilty question Which Juror is anxious to leave? answer Juror #7, the slick salesman who wants to make his baseball […]

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The Learning Level

An institution of higher learning in which students and faculty participate in the making of knowledge university The learning level that consists of drawing information from relevant sources and arriving at a well-formed, coherent whole that includes parts of others, yet forms something entirely new Synethsis Words in a sentence that indicate the source of […]

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Film Final Schultz Spring 2015

question For how long were motion pictures popular before they were considered worthy of serious study? answer 50 years question The term “Movie” is short for Motion Picture. The term “Film: refers to the original celluloid strip containing the images and sound, and the term “Cinema,” answer Originates from the Greek term Kenesis, (movement). question […]

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Film: Becoming Human – Ep 1 Birth of Humanity

question Where did Josh get a job in Omaha? answer At a nice restaurant, Mr. Ericson gave Josh a job playing the piano. question Where did Josh get a job in Omaha? answer At a nice restaurant, Mr. Ericson gave Josh a job playing the piano. question Where did Josh get a job in Omaha? […]

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Film 100 – Flashcard

question Cinematic Invisibility answer The techniques and strategies employed by the filmmakers that are hidden from the audience due to the passive experience and fast moving pictures of the film medium. question Cultural invisibility answer Just as the techniques of filmmaking can go unnoticed during a casual viewing of a movie, so too can the […]

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Film Studies Final Exam chapter 1

question 1.)In what ways that extend far beyond the multiplex have movies permeated our lives? answer We watch movies on cable and satellite channels, online, on our iPads and cell phones, buy them at video stores, through the mail, and so on. question 3.)Why are movies worthy of serious study, as opposed to being merely […]

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TWELVE ANGRY MEN: SOME QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

question In your own words, state what instructions the judge gives to the jurors. How many jurors must vote guilty for the accused to be convicted? answer The judge says if they find him guilty they must have a beyond reasonable doubt. All twelve jurors. question Describe the staging for this play and indicate what […]

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Film Exam 2

question Ch. 6: Components of Fictional Films answer … question When did feature films become commonplace? answer … question What is Story Time? answer the amount of time represented in a films narrative or story. For example, if a films earliest scene occurs on Sunday and its latest scene takes place on the following Friday, […]

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