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Covers the history of television and movies as well as biographies of people in the industry.

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High-Definition Television

Television is a telecommunication device for sending (broadcasting) and receiving video and audio signals. The name television is derived from the Greek root tele for far sight and the Latin root visio meaning sight, or combined together to mean distance seeing.
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History of Television

Television

Cinema - Topic Page

Cinema is the art form and industry of films. The first motion picture exhibited to a public audience was made in 1895 by the French brothers Louis and Auguste Lumière, whose equipment was developed from the inventions of Thomas Edison, and the first commercial success was the American film The Great Train Robbery (1903).. Read more in Credo Reference..

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Film Noir

Film Noir is the genre of dark, cynical crime film..
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