Celluloid film

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Celluloid film (Photog) a thin flexible sheet of celluloid, coated with a sensitized emulsion of gelatin, and used as a substitute for photographic plates.
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Usage

In literature:

To make positives, the negative film is laid on another strip of sensitive celluloid of the same size.
"The Moving Picture Girls" by Laura Lee Hope
But of course the story the celluloid film tells is mostly conveyed by the action of the characters, and Mr. DeVere was an expert in this.
"The Moving Picture Girls Snowbound" by Laura Lee Hope
A photographic film is wrapped round the drum of the machine, being fastened by means of a little celluloid cement smeared along one edge.
"Wireless Transmission of Photographs" by Marcus J. Martin
With celluloid or other flexible films, printing can, of course, be done from either side.
"Photogravure" by Henry R. Blaney
Positives are printed by the carbon process on thin celluloid films.
"The Romance of Modern Invention" by Archibald Williams
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In news:

The 2012 Celluloid Bainbridge Film Festival schedule.
Photo courtesy of Celluloid Bainbridge Film Festival.
'Fat Kid Rules the World' will screen at the Celluloid Bainbridge Film Festival.
FILM VIEW;Architectural Visions, Celluloid Frames.
Until the final reel of celluloid is shot and projected, will every film's primary subject be film itself.
The London Olympics are getting a celluloid twist, with special films and screenings including a new movie by the director of an acclaimed documentary on the late Brazilian race car driver Ayrton Senna .
The Winter Wildlands Alliance is throwing the first celluloid punch this year with the 8th annual Backcountry Film Festival.
In fact, in the early design years, we used simple slide projection, celluloid film, and alternate surfaces to create.
Overall, this treasure trove of 35-millimeter celluloid includes more than 14,800 motion picture film reels .
Chris Kenneally's documentary about the inexorable rise of digital as the medium in which films are being shot and disseminated is a must-see for AV geeks and cinephiles — even die-hard celluloid fans.
When " Veiled Voices," the film she wrote and directed, screens at Lynwood this Sunday during the 12th annual Celluloid Bainbridge Film Festival, Maher will be half-way around the world.
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