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   Academy of Film

Easier Tools Make Movies Easier?
People love movies. With the rapid development of technology, more people can make movies in easier ways than before. Besides the price-cut various HD video camcorders that are available in the market, mobile phones and SLR (single-lens reflex) cameras are the trend tools to record moving images as well. But we need to be aware that different tools have their own operational and image-forming features. Take mobile phones as an example. The advantage of mobile phones is that users can shoot anytime and anywhere they like. Its convenience encourages users to press the record button. But their lens with fixed focal length, super small ......
Mr. Joel LAM, Senior Lecturer, Academy of Film, HKBU. Also working as an independent film / video maker.

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A Brief History of Computer Animation
Computer animation has unquestionably been one of the most fashionable forms of popular culture since the first fully computer animated movie "Toy Story" produced by Pixar Animation Studio hit the cinema with historical box office success in 1995. Despite the overwhelming public worldwide acceptance, only few computer animated movies were released once a year initially owing to the time consuming production process and limited number of computer animation studios in the industry. But thanks to the quantum leap of computing horsepower and the rapid development of animation software, computer animation has now grown up to a thousand millions US dollars......
Dr. Kelvin LEE, Senior Lecturer, Academy of Film, HKBU

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A Village in the ...

Ever wonder what life is like in a remote rural setting? Baoshan is a ...
Liufang, Yiyi
2015-07 921

The Pursuit of ...

In an elementary school in Shenzhen, students are working hard for the ...
Luo, Man ; Wang, Shu
2011-07 1909

Wanna Take 2

This documentary talks about Wah, who terminated his study after Form 4. ...
Chan, Kam Lok
2011-07 1792


Tian Tong Yuan. This documentary is about Tian Tong Yuan, which ...
Han, Kunni
2011-07 3171

結 • 他

The Guitarist. This documentary talks about Hai, a physically ...
Fong, Ka Yan Bonnie ; Ho, Tsz ...
2010-07 1582

Day After Day

To pursue his dream of becoming a movie star, Shi Jiaqiang leaves the ...
Qi, Yin
2009-07 1758


This documentary describes the Qinghuapaowo Cross Hill (Shanxi Province), ...
Huang, Hao
2009-07 1719

Blog: 點止日記咁……

Blog: It isn't just a Diary. Blog is becoming a popular platform ...
Chan, Kin Shan
2007-07 1591

Wong Tze Ching in ...

The director of this documentary, Wong Tze Ching, searches for other ...
Wong, Tsz Ching
2007-07 4367


Famous in Seven Days. Seven (nickname) wishes to get famous in ...
Chan, Ming
2007-07 1705