compilation film


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compilation film

n
(Film) film from an archive used in a film or documentary to give a feeling of the relevant period
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If you work in TV you tend to get a compilation film of all your onscreen mistakes.
But there won't be any long compilation film on the news - it will be in Pig Breeders Weekly."
entanglement of compilation film practices with journalism, which aims
Loznitsa's documentary work has remained lesser known, but this is rapidly changing as a result of the directly political connotations of his most recent films: Maidan (2014), which documents the dramatic unfolding of the Euromaidan protests of 2013 and 2014 in Kiev, and The Event (2015), a compilation film about the anti-governmental protests that took place in Leningrad during the attempted coup d'etat of August 1991.
As well as live entertainment on the night, the assembled crowd will also be shown a compilation film, showcasing the highlights of the cultural scene in 2014, which has been put together by media students from Sunderland University.
Van Persie confided: "I watched a compilation film of my goals with my son Shaqueel.
Other highlights include the German premieres of the compilation film "The Fourth Dimension"--featuring a segment by Harmony Korine--and Dree Hemingway's breakout turn in Sean Baker's "Starlet."
In contrast to this subtle portrait, the Mexican compilation film, Revolucion, for which ten different filmmakers contributed a ten-minute segment, comments in sometimes loud and dissonant chords on the one hundred years since the Mexican revolution.
The Russian documentary film-maker Esther Schub (1894-1959) had taken the compilation film (a documentary 'compiled' from existing film rather than made with specially shot original footage) to new heights with the films she had made to mark the tenth anniversary of the Russian Revolution, Fall of the Romanov Dynasty and The Great Road (both made in 1927).
Twenty-nine original films and one compilation film were made between 1958 and 1978 at Pinewood Studios, with an additional film made in 1992.
And while Debord did not invent the feature-length compilation film, his work continues to throw into sharp and critical relief the use of preexisting material.