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montage

(Encyclopedia) montage m?ntzh, Fr. mNtzh, the art and technique of motion-picture editing in which contrasting shots or sequences are used to effect emotional or intellectual responses. It was?

Pabst, G. W.

(Encyclopedia) Pabst, G. W. (Georg Wilhelm Pabst)g?rkh v?lh?lm ppst, 1885?1967, German film director, b. Austria. He used montage in such works of social realism as The Joyless Street (1925),?

Gance, Abel

(Encyclopedia) Gance, Abel, 1889?1981, pioneering French filmmaker. He acted on the stage in the early 1900s and appeared on the silent screen. From 1911 he wrote and directed several films; his?

rap music

(Encyclopedia) rap music or hip-hop, genre originating in the mid-1970s among black and Hispanic performers in New York City, at first associated with an athletic style of dancing, known as?

Eisenstein, Sergei Mikhailovich

(Encyclopedia) Eisenstein, Sergei Mikhailovich sy?rg? m?kh?l?v?ch ?z?nsht?n, 1898?1948, Russian film director. An architect and engineer, he became interested in a theatrical career and worked as?

International Women's Day

March 8th commemorates women's rights and peace The United Nations' theme for International Women's Day in 2017 is "Be Bold for Change." Related Links Biographies of Notable Women?

Lindbergh Kidnapping Remembered

The crime that shocked the nation by David Johnson Related Links AviationSpirit of St. LouisFlightIncarceration/Capital PunishmentNew JerseyCalled "the biggest story since the Resurrection?