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Physics for the 21st Century
This course covers a broad scale, from sub-atomic particle physics, through atomic and molecular physics, to cosmology. The video programs feature 22 case studies of researchers from leading research labs and universities who are breaking new ground in their fields.
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Cinema: How are Hollywood films made?








Imagine a young child, eye level with a floor full of miniature toys, concentrating intently on building a make-believe world. To the child, the toys are not miniature figures made of plastic or wood. They are real characters with Try a hands-on activity whenever you see this icon. real adventures. The child frames the action, crafting scenes that unfold in a world of imagination.

Looking through the lens of a camera as actors bring to life a writer's story, the filmmaker is also peering into a world of imagination. The director, producer, actors, screenwriter, and film editor are all essential players in the journey from concept to finished film. In this remarkable process, thousands of small details—and often hundreds of people—come together to create a Hollywood film.

Join us as we explore this creative process, from the screenwriter's words to the editor's final cut. Write your own dialogue for a scene or put yourself in a producer's shoes by managing the production of a film.

Begin by finding out about one of the first steps in the filmmaking process: "Screenwriting."

 

  "Cinema" is inspired by programs from American Cinema.

 

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