The short-lived Nubero Bagu movement in Japan was influenced by _____________ and is marked by ___________ and _____________.
the French New Wave; brutality; nihilism
Filmmakers of the New American Cinema such as Robert Drew, Don Alan Pennebaker, and brothers Albert and David Maysles are associated with the ___________ movement, which draws inspiration from cinéma vérité.
How would you characterize the Hollywood studio system during the classical period?
a top-down organization in which management controlled everything
Though there are many auteur filmmakers in New American Cinema, there is nevertheless a single recognizable style that distinguishes the films of this movement. (True or False)
A box or room where light enters on one side and projects an image from the outside onto the opposite side or wall is called a ______________.
What are the three distinct political entities in which postwar Chinese films are produced?
the People’s Republic of China, Taiwan, Hong Kong
The Dogme 95 movement in Denmark drafted a manifesto that includes WHICH of the following rules:
The director must not be credited.
What political leader nationalized the Soviet film industry and established schools that trained filmmakers to make propaganda films?
The New German cinema (das neue Kino) was founded by a group of filmmakers who believed that German cinema must deal with what two issues?
the Nazi period; the reemergence of postwar Germany as a divided country
What film director working in the silent period is often credited with creating classical Hollywood film style?
D. W. Griffith
Among the many significant aspects of Citizen Kane’s style is the visual style of Gregg Toland’s cinematography. Which characteristics describe the visual style of Citizen Kane?
deep-focus, long takes
What is the Black Maria?
A shack in which early Edison films were made.
Dada and surrealism are most associated with which movement in film history?
German expressionist films are characterized by _____________ settings, ____________ camera angles, and themes such as _____________.
exaggerated; oblique; alienation
Which Soviet filmmaker considered film editing to be a creative process that functioned according to the dialectics of Karl Marx?
Which approach to film history is concerned with the artistic significance and influence of individual films or directors?
Which three devices are examples of series photography?