Season 2, Episode 18
History of film. Festivals and award ceremonies, the Oscars. How films get selected and the impact of streaming. Film genres. Film vocabulary.
Toy Story is a good example of a children’s film
The Academy Awards Ceremony is often called ‘The Oscars’ because Margaret Hernrick said the statue looked like her Uncle Oscar and the name stuck
Films like ‘Avatar’ require the audience to wear 3 D glasses to experience the special effects
Silent films featured comic actors such as Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton
Square Chapel is the an Arts Centre that shows independent films and often interviews actors and directors after the showing
Dave Garratt is the Film Programmer at Square Chapel seen here interviewing the comedian Henry Normal.