The XX century can be called the century of film making. Cinema and TV films have become an important part of our life. Do you know who made the first film? What was it about? Listen to the information and check if you are right.
These words can be useful Invent(or) Motion-picture camera Arrival Towards Ran out
Script to the text: Although the greatest cinema empire is Hollywood, the inventors of the cinema were the French, not Americans. The Lumiere brothers invented the first film projector and motion-picture camera in That year on the 28 th of December they demonstrated the first three minutes film Arrival of the Train. In that film, a train came towards the camera. People ran out of the cinema, thinking it was a real train.
Hollywood What do you know about Hollywood? What would you like to know about it? Write a list of questions which you would like to ask about Hollywood. Read the story of Hollywood (Your book – Ex.2.3, p.178). Which of your questions does the text help to answer?
These words can be useful Entertain(ment) genre To shoot adventure Director full-length Actor short Films: silent Sound Black-and-white Colour To star
Why is Hollywood called the capital of entertainment?