In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1Photographypelícula (fotográfica) femininea (roll of) film — una película
- fast film — película rápida
- He primarily shoots outdoor landscapes and scenics, using both film and digital cameras.
- Liz just laughed, made sure there was film still in the camera and took the picture.
- So here we are again at the end of another year and several rolls of film through the camera.
- The keenest cameraman of them all, who we thought must have shot at least 200 frames, admitted he had no film in his camera.
- A security guard destroyed a roll of film and broke her camera attempting to remove the battery.
- Wearily, she checked her camera for film and took a few pictures.
- This from a man who shot many tens of thousands of sheets of film in his career.
- I have the habit of leaving film in my camera until I've forgotten what was on it.
- One year down the track, that has changed and I have now spent a few days and a roll of film with this camera.
- The click he'd heard was the camera running out of film, and shutting it's self off.
- The method creates a digital image that is vivid and precise: a photograph that requires neither film nor camera.
- Part of the preparation is to make sure you are loaded with film and all the exposure settings on your camera are correct.
- All you need is an album, an instant camera, rolls of film and painting materials if you are that way inclined.
- I actually prefer to use colour film with the pinhole camera because it just looks so nice.
- There's no film in the camera, just numbers, so you can turn it on and do whatever you want for as long as you want.
- On the way back to my grandparent's house, I bought some film for the camera I kept in my car.
- Despite still selling film and cameras, the company began to become debt ridden.
- As she tried to fit another roll of film into the camera, sudden loud shots were heard.
- After you remove the protective material, the back side is shiny and looks like camera film.
- Since slide film does not take exposure inaccuracies in its stride, you take every shot three times.
- They were just about to leave when the photographer realised that he had not put any film into the camera.
1.2(movie)película femininefilm masculinefilme masculine(producer/critic) (before noun) cinematográfico(producer/critic) (before noun) de cinewho's in the film? — ¿quién trabaja / actúa en la película?
- she's made a successful career in films — ha hecho carrera en el cine
- the film industry — la industria cinematográfica
- film library — cinemateca
- film music — música cinematográfica / de cine / de películas
- film première / premiere — premiere
- film production — producción cinematográfica / de películas
- film rights — derechos de adaptación cinematográfica / de adaptación al cine
- film studio — estudio cinematográfico / de cine
- film version — versión cinematográfica
- The festival closes on Sunday and some of these films don't show after tonight.
- So far I have only been able to view the film on an American DVD.
- Cox rather endearingly refers to film as ‘the movies’ with barely hidden schoolboy zest.
- Having read a lot of comments about the film, one thing is clear: I need to see this film again, and soon.
- Long a film buff, Verna says she's always maintained broad artistic interests.
- The film has clear mass appeal in spite of the intellectual aspirations.
- There is a clear warning in this film; we may be headed in the same direction.
- And there are lots of people who will disagree that any one of the films by the following filmmakers failed.
- The respondent is self-employed as a contractor to the Toronto area film production industry.
- His analysis proves to be both entertaining and enlightening for film buffs and academics.
- Today, traditional art forms are practised alongside painting, photography, theatre and film.
- The kids in this film don't seem like children.
- The film's title is a reference to the sheet of nine rare postage stamps, which they see as their ticket to the top.
- The match was organised to raise welfare fund for the Bollywood film industry's technicians and stuntmen.
- Meanwhile, the boundaries of acceptability are being pushed hard in the current round of film festival screenings.
- The film industry has blamed the police for their failure in nabbing the culprits.
- No-one, in UK broadsheets at least, writes terribly convincingly about film at the moment.
- The Danish director's films seem to inspire either love or loathing.
- When we made this film we were very clear that we were not going to go that route.
- Approximately 113 Australian fiction films were produced in the years from 1906 to 1914.
- It is impossible to watch this film without being pierced by their clear, small voices.
- This is a delightful family film with layers of humour designed to appeal to all age groups.
- In August and September the concept for my film became clear and it was completed in the autumn.
- He wrote several books on film and art, notably Dada: Art and Anti-Art.
- A short documentary film has already been made about his story.
- Apart from watching the documentary film was there any other research that you felt was necessary?
- He has recently written and directed his first feature film.
- On closer inspection, he found it was a Bollywood film crew.
- It was like watching a horror film unfold.
- In the first shot of this film, the camera moves slowly down a cross.
- She even had a clear idea of the type of film she wanted to make.
1.3(cinematic art)cine masculine
2.1(thin covering)película femininea film of dust — una película / capa de polvo
- Until recently, techniques for determining atomic structure haven't been agile enough to test liquids, except as very thin films.
- Now that she was closer she could see a fine, milky-white film covering both eyes.
- The first coat should be allowed to dry overnight to give clear pink film.
- Dust films are a light powder of clay and silt-sized particles that adhere to rough surfaces and rock fractures.
- We've been dusting the last 24 hours because we found everything covered with a light film of dust.
- Now think of the same image, but this time the chocolate is covered by a white film on its surface.
- These fissures can be sealed with a resin film to protect the surface from decay.
- The choice of solvent mixture gives a good adhesion to the glass surface and results in thin films covering the glass plates.
- But look closer and the clear packaging has an unusual matte film, is slightly cloudy and slightly sticky to touch.
- The darkness appeared as a thick, black fog across the motorway, a blue film of light surrounding it.
- She looked up at him with a disconcerted, unfocused gaze, her normally clear ice blue eyes covered with a dazed, cloudy film.
2.2(wrap)film transparente masculineenvoltura transparente feminine
- The moist blots were wrapped in clear plastic film and scanned on a conventional flat bed scanner.
- Leave to rise on oiled baking sheets, covered with oiled clear film, for 15 minutes.
- Window security film can be clear or tinted to limit transmission of infrared or visible light.
- He uses a clear plastic film over seeds or young plants to generate more heat.
- However, a less costly alternative is to have a clear plastic film laminated onto the glass.
- The samples were arranged as flat as possible and wrapped in a single layer of thin polyethylene film.
- Cut the beef fillet into thin slices and, layered between sheets of plastic film, beat until extremely thin.
- The latest version, known by the brand name Superglass, has two layers of clear film between the panes.
1(scene/activity/event) filmar(play/novel/story) llevar al cine
- She was filmed by television crews casually bumping into the group and speaking to Mr Howard and Mr Norris.
- The expose was filmed on the set of her show.
- The movie was filmed on location in Oregon and the period clothing and accoutrements are generally right on.
- We didn't know, but they had secretly filmed it on the opening night.
- The show is filmed in a studio, which is part of the house he shares with his family.
- Well, it was filmed for television, and therefore is a full frame presentation.
- If she had her way, by the time the movie was done filming, Ryan and Ann will be very cozy indeed.
- A couple of years ago, my block was shut down because they were filming a movie.
- At the end of this movie, when we do the concert, it was all filmed basically live.
- I am filming my next movie soon and I thought that you people should be the second to know.
- They should film all the episodes again - except with a catch.
- One can only pray that they may be filmed for television and DVD.
- And it certainly has to have resonated with the themes of the movie that you were filming.
- He also filmed a series of shows in New York earlier this year.
- The cameraman who filmed the dramatic pictures in Wood Lane that night was Jon Brotherton.
- The family were filmed over a period of three months and had six cameras installed in their house.
- Their actions led to them being filmed by Belgian television crews.
- The second plane, minutes later, was filmed from every angle.
- George himself has filmed a spoken word documentary entitled Bone Bristle, now in post-production.
- At first I thought we were being filmed for a comedy programme or something.
1rodarfilmarfilming starts tomorrow — el rodaje / la filmación empieza mañana
- opera films badly — la opera no se presta para ser llevada al cine
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