Meaning of FILM in English

FILM

n. 25B6; noun

a film of sweat : LAYER, coat, coating, covering, cover, sheet, patina, overlay.

Emma was watching a film : MOVIE, picture, feature (film), motion picture; informal flick, pic, talkie; dated moving picture.

she would like to work in film : CINEMA, movies, the pictures. See list.

cinematic.

25B6; verb

he immediately filmed the next scene : RECORD (ON FILM), shoot, capture on film, video.

his eyes had filmed over : CLOUD, mist, haze; become blurred, blur; archaic blear.

Film Directors

Allen, Woody (American) Korda, Alexander (British, b. in Hungary)

Almodóvar, Pedro (Spanish) Kubrick, Stanley (American)

Altman, Robert (American) Kurosawa, Akira (Japanese)

Anderson, Lindsay (English) Lang, Fritz (Austrian)

Antonioni, Michelangelo (Italian) Lean, David (English)

Artaud, Antonin (French) Lee, Ang (Taiwanese)

Attenborough, Richard (English) Lee, Spike (American)

Barrault, Jean-Louis (French) Leigh, Mike (English)

Beatty, Warren (American) Leone, Sergio (Italian)

Bergman, Ingmar (Swedish) Levinson, Barry (American)

Berkeley, Busby (American) Loach, Ken (English)

Bertolucci, Bernardo (Italian) Losey, Joseph (American)

Besson, Luc (French) Lucas, George (American)

Bogdanovich, Peter (American) Lumet, Sydney (American)

Boorman, John (English) Lynch, David (American)

Boulting, John (English) Malle, Louis (French)

Boulting, Roy (English) Mankiewicz, Joseph (American)

Branagh, Kenneth (English) Mendes, Sam (English)

Bresson, Robert (French) Minnelli, Vincente (American)

Brooks, Mel (American) Murnau, F. W. (German)

Buñuel, Luis (Spanish) Ophuls/Opüls, Max (French, b. in Germany)

Burton, Tim (American) Pabst, G. W. (Czech)

Cameron, James (Canadian) Pagnol, Marcel (French)

Campion, Jane (New Zealand) Pakula, Alan (American)

Capra, Frank (American, b. in Italy) Parker, Alan (English)

Carné, Marcel (French) Pasolini, Pier Paolo (Italian)

Carpenter, John (American) Peckinpah, Sam (American)

Cassavetes, John (American) Polanski, Roman (French, of Polish descent)

Chabrol, Claude (French) Pollack, Sydney (American)

Chaplin, Charlie (English) Powell, Michael (English)

Clair, René (French) Preminger, Otto (American, b. in Austria)

Clément, René (French) Pudovkin, Vsevolod (Russian)

Cocteau, Jean (French) Raimi, Sam (American)

Coen, Ethan (American) Ray, Satyajit (Indian)

Coen, Joel (American) Reed, Carol (English)

Coppola, Francis (Ford) (American) Reiner, Rob (American)

Craven, Wes (American) Reitz, Edgar (German)

Crichton, Charles (English) Renoir, Jean (French)

Cronenberg, David (Canadian) Resnais, Alain (French)

Cukor, George (American) Riefenstahl, Leni (German)

Curtiz, Michael (Hungarian) Ritchie, Guy (English)

Demme, Jonathan (American) Roeg, Nicholas (English)

de Mille, Cecil B. (American) Rohmer, Eric (French)

De Niro, Robert (American) Rossellini, Roberto (Italian)

De Palma, Brian (American) Russell, Ken (English)

De Sica, Vittorio (Italian) Schlesinger, John (English)

Eastwood, Clint (American) Schlöndorff, Volker (German)

Eisenstein, Sergei (Soviet) Scorsese, Martin (American)

Fassbinder, Rainer Werner (German) Scott, Ridley (English)

Fellini, Federico (Italian) Scott, Tony (English)

Ford, John (American) Soderbergh, Steven (American)

Forman, Milos (American, b. in Czechoslovakia) Spielberg, Steven (American)

Forsyth, Bill (Scottish) Stone, Oliver (American)

Gance, Abel (French) Stroheim, Erich von (Austrian)

Gibson, Mel (Australian, b. in America) Tarantino, Quentin (American)

Gilliam, Terry (American) Tarkovsky, Andrei (Russian)

Godard, Jean-Luc (French) Tati, Jacques (French)

Greenaway, Peter (English) Truffaut, François (French)

Grierson, John (Scottish) Vadim, Roger (French)

Griffith, D. W. (American) Vidor, King (American)

Hawks, Howard (American) Vigo, Jean (French)

Herzog, Werner (German) Visconti, Luchino (Italian)

Hill, George Roy (American) van Sant, Gus (American)

Hitchcock, Alfred (English) von Sternberg, Josef (American, b. in Austria)

Huston, John (Irish, b. in America) Wajda, Andrzej (Polish)

Ivory, James (American) Weir, Peter (Australian)

Jarman, Derek (English) Welles, Orson (American)

Jarmusch, Jim (American) Wenders, Wim (German)

Jewison, Norman (Canadian) Widerberg, Bo (Swedish)

Jordan, Neil (Irish) Wilder, Billy (American, b. in Austria)

Kapur, Shekhar (b. in Lahore) Woo, John (Chinese)

Kasdan, Lawrence (American) Wyler, William (German)

Kazan, Elia (American, b. in Turkey) Zeffirelli, Franco (Italian)

Kieslowski, Krzysztof (Polish) Zemeckis, Robert (American)

Kitano, Takeshi (Japanese) Zinneman, Fred (American, b. in Austria)

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