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film

 [film]
1. a thin layer or coating.
2. a thin sheet of material (e.g., gelatin, cellulose acetate) specially treated for use in photography or radiography; used also to designate the sheet after exposure to the energy to which it is sensitive.
bite-wing film an x-ray film with a protruding tab to be held between the upper and lower teeth, used for a bite-wing radiograph of oral structures.
gelatin film, absorbable a sterile, nonantigenic, absorbable, water-insoluble coating used as an aid in surgical closure and repair of defects in the dura mater and pleura and as a local hemostatic.
spot film a radiograph of a small anatomic area obtained either by rapid exposure during fluoroscopy to provide a permanent record of a transiently observed abnormality, or by limitation of radiation passing through the area to improve definition and detail of the image produced. See also spot-film radiography.
x-ray film film sensitized to x-rays, either before or after exposure.
Cross-sectional view of radiographic film. The bulk of the film is the base. The emulsion contains the diagnostic information. From Bushong, 2001.

film

(film),
1. A thin sheet of flexible material coated with a light-sensitive or x-ray-sensitive substance used in taking photographs or radiographs.
2. A thin layer or coating.
3. A radiograph (colloq.).

film

(fĭlm)
n.
1. A light-sensitive or x-ray-sensitive substance used in taking photographs or radiographs.
2. A thin layer or membranous coating.

film

(film)
1. A thin sheet of flexible material coated with a light-sensitive or x-ray-sensitive substance used in taking photographs or radiographs.
2. A thin layer or coating.
3. Colloquially, a radiograph.

film

(film)
1. Thin sheet of flexible material coated with a light-sensitive or x-ray-sensitive substance used for radiographs.
2. A radiograph (colloq.)
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The "history" of the roadshow promised in the book's title tends to be presented in snippets interspersed throughout the filmography. These mini-essays--some of them no longer than a paragraph and each with its own heading--focus on topics such as the construction of cinemas, studio marketing strategies, and the challenges that exhibiting a roadshow film posed to theatre managers.
The annotated filmography truly supplies a wealth of information, with over 200 entries, meant to be referred to on numerous occasions as opposed to being read through in one sitting.
Discovering consistencies throughout De Sica's career, Cannistaro argues against the conventional and artificial bracketing off of the filmography from the overt impegno of The Children Are Watching Us (1943) to Umberto D.
Even so, a word of caution to those who expect a truly complete filmography from the book's title; The Hong Kong Filmography, 1977-1997 leaves out just about as many films from these years as it includes.
Afterwards, Pepe Diokno gave an inspiring speech about telling your stories through creative expression by using his filmography as case studies.
Reel Women has more entries than the typical filmography, regardless of topic, even though the scope of this work is limited to productions in which the central character, story, theme, or perspective is woman-focused.
An updated James Bond filmography adds to the information.
Valantin's book comprises ten main chapters, an introduction, a conclusion, a postscript, plus notes (not very extensive), a general index and index of films, a filmography, and a bibliography.
Appendices present Deren's articles in the "Village Voice" as well as manifestoes and program notes; a bibliography, filmography, and list of resources points the reader toward more useful and fascinating discussion of the film as trade and medium.
Mild-mannered Solylo, whose credits as an art director include a large chunk of Guy Maddin's filmography, seemed surprised and delighted when his film sold out Winnipeg's Cinematheque at a late-night screening.
The director, who since the 1960s has been instrumental in creating an image of New York for the outside world with a diverse filmography that includes "Mean Streets," "Raging Bull," "Taxi Driver," "After Hours" and "The Age of Innocence," received a two-minute standing ovation from the audience.
It is slow, and boring - the Achievements section is a black and white list, while the filmography has links on all the movies - that lead back to the title page.