Influential World Filmmakers: Kurosawa to Bergman

Influential World Filmmakers: Kurosawa to Bergman In this lesson, we will meet some famous international filmmakers. We will explore the contributions of directors like Akira Kurosawa, Sergei Eisenstein, Billy Wilder, and Ingmar Bergman. A World of Stories The lights...

Influential American Filmmakers: Hitchcock to Spielberg

Influential American Filmmakers: Hitchcock to Spielberg In this lesson, we will meet a few of America’s most famous filmmakers. We will look at the accomplishments of Alfred Hitchcock, Steven Spielberg, and several other influential directors who have changed...

Introduction of Sound to the Film Industry

Introduction of Sound to the Film Industry In this lesson, we will explore the introduction of sound to the film industry. We will learn about the inventions that made sound in film possible, study the first movies with sound, and reflect on the changes that sound...

Early Film Directors & Techniques

Early Film Directors & Techniques In this lesson, we will study early film. We will look at the inventions that helped create the movie industry and explore the first films, directors, movie stars, and movie companies. A Bevy of Inventions In 2013, the movie...