film
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film(
fihlm
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (movie)
a. la película
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The studio dubs 40 films per year.El estudio dobla 40 películas al año.
2. (cinema art)
a. el cine
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He writes articles on film and literature for the local paper.Escribe artículos sobre cine y literatura para el periódico local.
3. (photography)
a. la película
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Photographic film is highly sensitive to light.La película fotográfica es muy sensible a la luz.
b. el carrete
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(roll)
I still have a camera that works with film.Yo todavía tengo una cámara que funciona con carrete.
4. (layer)
a. la película
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The hydrolipidic film is a protective barrier.La película hidrolipídica es una barrera protectora.
5. (wrap)
a. el film
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Use film to wrap the sandwiches.Usa el film para envolver los bocadillos.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
6. (to record)
a. filmar
We will film some scenes in the woods.Filmaremos algunas escenas en el bosque.
b. rodar
This series is being filmed in Scotland.Esta serie se está rodando en Escocia.
c. llevar al cine (novel)
Several of his books were filmed in the nineties.En los noventa, varios de sus libros fueron llevados al cine.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
7. (to record)
a. filmar
We'll start filming at 6 am.Empezaremos a filmar a las 6 am.
b. rodar
The director wants to stop filming now because the lighting isn't good.El director quiere dejar de rodar ahora porque no hay buena luz.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
8. (relative to cinema)
a. cinematográfico
She began her film career at the age of three.Comenzó su carrera cinematográfica a la edad de tres años.
b. de cine
Film critics agree that it is her best movie to date.Los críticos de cine coinciden en que es su mejor película hasta la fecha.
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film
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (thin layer)
a. la película
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
a film of iceuna fina capa de hielo
2. (at cinema)
a. la película
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
film actor/actressactor m/actriz de cine
film criticcrítico(a) de cine
film directordirector(ora) de cine, cineasta mf
the film industryla industria cinematográfica
film scriptguión de cine
film starestrella de cine
film studioestudio cinematográfico
3. (photographic)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
a (roll of) filmun rollo or carrete
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (person, event)
a. filmar, rodar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
5. (general)
a. rodar
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film [fɪlm]
noun
(thin skin) película (f); [of dust] capa (f); [of smoke etc] velo (m); (Cine) (Fot) (negatives) película (f); (roll of film) carrete (m); rollo (m); (at cinema) película (f); film (m); filme (m); (full-length) largometraje (m); (short) corto(metraje) (m)
the films el cine; silent film película (f) muda; to make a film of [+book] llevar al cine; hacer una película de; [+event] filmar
transitive verb
[+book] llevar al cine; hacer una película de; [+event] filmar; [+scene] rodar;
intransitive verb
rodar; filmar
modifier
[+camera, festival] cinematográfico; de cine
film buff (n) cinéfiloacinéfila (m) (f);a cinéfila
film crew (n) equipo (m) cinematográfico
film fan (n) aficionadoaaficionada (m) (f) al cine;a aficionada
film library (n) cinemateca (f)
film noir (n) cine (m) negro
it's the best film noir I've seen in a long time es la mejor película de cine negro que he visto desde hace tiempo
... a remake of the 1947 film noir classic, Kiss of Death. ... a fast-moving, often implausible, always stylish film noir.
film première (n) estreno (m) oficial; premier (f)
film producer (n) productoraproductora (m) (f) (cinematográfico);a productora
film rights (n) derechos (m) cinematográficos
film script (n) guión (m)
film set (n) plató (m)
film star (n) estrella (f) de cine
film strip (n) película (f) de diapositivas
film studio (n) estudio (m) de cine
film test (n) prueba (f) cinematográfica
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film
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film(
feelm
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (film)
a. movie
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
En este festival de cine, compiten todos los años films de todo el mundo.Movies from all over the world compete in this film festival every year.
b. film
¿Sabías que hicieron un film basado en la novela?Did you know they made a film based on the novel?
2. (transparent plastic film)
a. plastic wrap
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Pon el pescado que sobró en un plato y cúbrelo con film.Put the fish that's left over on a plate and cover it with plastic wrap.
b. clingfilm (United Kingdom)
Si vas a congelar el pan, envuélvelo antes en film.If you're going to freeze the bread, wrap it in clingfilm first.
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film
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. movie
b. film (United Kingdom)
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film
films filmes film; picture; movie; (EEUU)
film transparente (Culin) cling film
En segundo lugar aparece, también con importante crecimiento, el film de plástico, que ha desplazado a tercer lugar a los sistemas tradicionales de envolver los alimentos en diferentes tipos de papel Separar los cristales y cubrir el gel con film de plástico transparente
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