SSS Unit 2-History of Film
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by Jennifer Hoban
| 14 Questions
Note from the author:
Script, Stage and Screen Work from the film text using websites.
1
1 pt
Which two decades make up the "Golden Age of Movies" in Hollywood, according to this webside (and most every critic). http://www.environmentalhistory.org/revcomm/cinema-clips/golden-age-of-hollywood/
1910s and 20s
1930s and 40s
1950s and 60s
Present day movies
2
5 pts
This website gives you 15 reasons to make a film. Pick your favorite 5 reasons and summarize them below.
http://trulyfreefilm.hopeforfilm.com/2012/09/why-make-this-movie.html
3
1 pt
Who is credited with the first film, publicaly shown? What year did this happen?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_film?scrlybrkr=bbce3556
Unknown, 1888
Griffith 1900
Paris, 1895
Lumiere, 1895
4
1 pt
What category of film (genre) is missing from this list?
https://www.nyfa.edu/student-resources/ultimate-list-of-film-sub-genres/
Sci-Fi
Action
Documentary
Romance
5
2 pts
According to the New York Film Academy, what is the difference between a biopic and an historical drama?
https://www.nyfa.edu/student-resources/ultimate-list-of-film-sub-genres/
6
2 pts
According to the New York Film Academy, what is the process behind traditional animation?
https://www.nyfa.edu/student-resources/ultimate-list-of-film-sub-genres/
7
2 pts
According to the New York Film Academy, what is the difference between 2D CGI and 3D CGI?
https://www.nyfa.edu/student-resources/ultimate-list-of-film-sub-genres/
8
2 pts
According to the New York Film Academy, what is rotoscoping?
https://www.nyfa.edu/student-resources/ultimate-list-of-film-sub-genres/
9
2 pts
Were there any genres or sub categories that surprised you, according to the New York Film Academy's list?
https://www.nyfa.edu/student-resources/ultimate-list-of-film-sub-genres/
10
1 pt
According to "The Beat" (and several other sources, which of the following is NOT a type of Documentary?
https://www.premiumbeat.com/blog/6-types-of-documentary-film/
Reflexive
Social Action
Performative
Poetic
11
1 pt
What is a social action film?
A film that aims to make a change for the better, it can be a documentary or fiction.
A film that uses subtext and bias to influence people, often political in nature, usually in documentary form.
A film that uses social media to help tell the story.
A film that has only group action scenes.
12
1 pt
What is a propaganda film?
A film that aims to make a change for the better, it can be a documentary or fiction.
A film that uses subtext and bias to influence people, often political in nature, usually in documentary form.
A film that uses social media to help tell the story.
A film that has only group action scenes.
13
2 pts
Why does the United States dominate the film market? Use this article to find 3 reasons and summarize them.
http://foreignpolicy.com/2012/02/24/how-hollywood-conquered-the-world-all-over-again/?scrlybrkr=9fa0d5fc
14
2 pts
How do films communicate with their audiences? Do you see a difference between entertainment and communication? Do films reach the audiences the same as theater, or television?
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