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news·reel

 (no͞oz′rēl′, nyo͞oz′-)
n.
A short film dealing with recent or current events.

newsreel

(ˈnjuːzˌriːl)
n
(Broadcasting) a short film with a commentary presenting current events

news•reel

(ˈnuzˌril, ˈnyuz-)

n.
a short motion picture presenting current or recent events.
[1915–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.newsreel - a short film and commentary about current eventsnewsreel - a short film and commentary about current events
short subject - a brief film; often shown prior to showing the feature
Translations

newsreel

[ˈnjuːzriːl] Nnoticiario m, documental m de actualidadesNodo m (Sp)

newsreel

[ˈnjuːzriːl] nactualités fpl filmées

newsreel

[ˈnjuːzˌriːl] ncinegiornale m
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If you are not part of the closed world of ultra-Orthodox, or haredi, Jewry, or within the Orthodox rabbinic fraternity, you are more than likely completely oblivious to the release last week of an obscure newsreel from 1923, which for nearly a century has remained unseen, languishing on some dusty shelf in an obscure storage location in the United States.
Profits from the premiere helped fund the club, which was set up in 1952, to film its own productions, including plays, documentaries and a newsreel of the town's social calendar.
But in one sense, as well as adapting his research model, the author might also have adapted his title as most of the book's content consists of analyzing how British, French, or American newsreel companies reported on events in Ireland.
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