History Of Film Quiz 1

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History Of Film Quiz 1

History of Film Quiz 1 for section 101


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    First film to show the use of camera shot composition, editing, and storytelling technique.
    • A. 

      Great Train Robbery

    • B. 

      The Matrix

    • C. 

      Leaving the Lyon

    • D. 

      The Kiss

  • 2. 
    Muybridge settled a bet for ex-Governer Standford.  What was that bet:
    • A. 

      If the cow jumped over the moon

    • B. 

      If horses hooves left the ground when they galloped

    • C. 

      If the chicken crossed the road

    • D. 

      If unicorns hooves left the ground when they galloped

  • 3. 
    Known as the Wizard of Menlo Park and the inventor of the first commercial camera:
    • A. 

      Thomas A. Edison

    • B. 

      George Smith

    • C. 

      W. K. L. Dickson

    • D. 

      Charles Francis

  • 4. 
    Louis and Auguste Lumiere are known as the inventor of the:
    • A. 

      Vitascope

    • B. 

      Kinetoscope

    • C. 

      Cinematographe

    • D. 

      Mutoscope

  • 5. 
    This peepshow device worked on the flick book principle containing a sequence of photographs arranged around the perimeter of a drum.   It is called:
    • A. 

      Cinematographe

    • B. 

      Mutoscope

    • C. 

      Kinetoscope

    • D. 

      Zoopraxinoscope

  • 6. 
    George Melies is known as the father of:
    • A. 

      Special Effects

    • B. 

      After Effects

    • C. 

      Cinematographe

    • D. 

      Zoetrope

  • 7. 
    Name 2 camera special effects that George Melies invented:
    • A. 

      Double Exposure and Stop Edit

    • B. 

      Wipe and Wide Screen

    • C. 

      Color and Wipe

    • D. 

      Sound and Triple Exposure

  • 8. 
    Hugo Munsterberg stated that film was the art of the:
    • A. 

      Heart

    • B. 

      Ear

    • C. 

      Mind

    • D. 

      Man

  • 9. 
    D.W. Griffith film that set the standard for feature length films was called:
    • A. 

      The Birth of a Nation

    • B. 

      Star Wars

    • C. 

      My Fair Lady

    • D. 

      Gone with the Wind

  • 10. 
    He is known for creating the montage:
    • A. 

      Edwin S. Porter

    • B. 

      Sergie Eisenstein

    • C. 

      George Eastman

    • D. 

      Douglas Fairbanks

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