- film contrast
- contrast inherent in the film.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
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film reviews — British film reviewing was bestowed an ethos of social and moral responsibility by documentary realism, which formed an important part of British public opinion and its critical attitudes towards films. It is perhaps the last major film… … Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture
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