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weenie

February 23, 2012

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See: MacGuffin

web film

February 8, 2012

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Planned and made entirely for Internet distribution.

web documentary

February 3, 2012

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Non-traditional documentary production that uses interactive multimedia to create non-linear projects with video, audio, text, photography, animation etc. as components. Web documentaries (also called interactive documentaries or multimedia documentaries) give a different experience based on interaction and co-creation of the audience and the producer-creator. The user can create his or her own path through clusters […]

wildlife film

February 3, 2012

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See: wildlife documentary

fly on the wall

February 2, 2012

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Documentary filmmaking style based on the idea that events should be filmed as a fly sitting on a wall would see them. The crew is most unobtrusive, trying to remain almost unnoticed by the characters. Films may, however, include elements such as masked interviews. See also: cinema verite (opposite)

wipe

January 30, 2012

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A type of transition between scenes in which a line passing across the screen wipes off one image and replaces it with a new one.

spaghetti western

January 29, 2012

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Western shot in Italy or Spain in the 60s. Usually a B movie, low budget, low production value and little dialogue. Some of the most famous spaghetti westerns were shot by Sergio Leone.