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People who work in film-making and theatre

animator

noun

someone who makes animated films or cartoons

art director

noun

someone whose job is to decide about the clothes, lights, and scenery for a play or film

auteur

noun

a film director who has almost total control over their films

best boy

noun

someone whose job is to help the person in charge of fitting or repairing the electrical equipment needed for making a film

bluescreen

noun

a method used in film making that involves filming the action in front of a background of a single colour and later replacing the background with a scene

cameraman

noun

someone who operates a camera for making films or television programmes

director

noun

someone who is in charge of making a film or programme, or getting a play ready for performance, especially by telling the actors and technical staff what to do

directorial

adjective

relating to the work of a director, especially a film director

film-maker

noun

a film director, especially an independent director who has full control over the films he or she makes

gaffer

noun

someone whose job is to control the use of the lights when a film is being made

grip

noun

someone whose job is to move cameras around while television programmes or films are being made

moviemaker

noun

a film-maker

producer

noun

someone whose job is to organize the work and money involved in making a film, play, television programme, CD etc

stage manager

noun

someone who is in charge of the practical arrangements for a play or other show

stunt man

noun

a man whose job is to perform dangerous actions in a film

stunt woman

noun

a woman whose job is to perform dangerous actions in a film

cinematographer

noun

emoji

a small digital image … which is used in electronic communication to express emotion or other simple concepts

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major on (doing) sth

to have or do a lot of something; to focus on a particular thing

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