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costume designer

February 23, 2012

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Responsible for creating or matching clothes to create costumes. Advertisements

costume

February 23, 2012

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Clothes that characters wear. They can do all or some of the following: inform about the character’s general position, age, character etc. or current mood, position etc. create a new world or depict an existing one differentiate characters promote goods Particular costumes are either created or chosen (form ready clothes) by the costume designer.

character actor

February 22, 2012

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An actor who usually plays unique, unusual, weird, eccentric etc. characters.

cutaway

February 9, 2012

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A video clip in editing, usually to conceal an edit or to shorten a sequence. For example, in a long shot we cut out a long part of it and put a short clip of other content in this place. Thanks to this the long sequence can be shortened and it does not look like […]

camera obscura

February 8, 2012

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Optical device that projects the image of its surroundings onto a screen. A dark box or room with a hole through which light enters. The light of an external scene enters the camera obscura and when met with a surface inside, it reproduces the outside image in colour and perspective, but upside down. (latin: dark(ened) […]

call sheet

February 4, 2012

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A sheet with information such as: schedule map weather contact details etc. about the next shooting day.

cutting room floor

February 4, 2012

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Unused footage. The term comes from the look of the floor in the cutting room where unused footage used to be stored, cut and numbered, so that it could be found if needed. Many actors take part in a film, many sub-plots are show, and then can only be found on the cutting room floor […]