Film in history/history in film
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Autumn Semester 2009 This module explores the inter-relations and interactions of film and history in 20th century Europe and the United States (with a few classic films from elsewhere). It considers how films have appropriated past events as their core subject matter or setting, for purposes of nostalgic entertainment or didactic drama, for social commentary, philosophical enquiry or political protes
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Depiction of Terrorism in Film and Television: Professor Roberta Pearson
In this podcast, Professor Roberta Pearson from the School of American and Canadian Studies, discusses the fictional representation of terrorism in modern day television programmes and why more and more people are using fiction instead of the news to inform their opinions of world events.
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These: Modélisation des évolutions microstructurales et étude de la lubrification par film solide
Domaine: Science des matériaux, mécanique, génie mécanique
On a déformé à diverses températures et vitesses avec un dispositif de mini-filage et par torsion (avec des sauts de vitesse) le Zy-4 (dans le haut domaine alpha) et le Zr-1Nb (dans le domaine alpha + beta). Une caractérisation de la fragmentation de la structure au cours de la déformation puis de la croissance de grain en post-dynamique à été faite. La principale différence entre les alliages étant que le Zr-1Nb ne pr

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Terrorism, Peace, and Other Inconsistencies
This course addresses a set of inter-related questions that have become central to peace and security in the modern era, at both the domestic and international levels.
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Terrorism, Peace and Other Inconsistencies
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free educational resources for the course "Terrorism, Peace and Other Inconsistencies" in the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies. This course addresses a set of inter-related questions that have become central to peace and security in the modern era, at both the domestic and international levels: What is the history and rationale for contemporary terrorism, including suicide terrorism? What does the rise of al-Qaeda terror mean for a host of pro
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Film 1
Keeping a Sketchbook by Pam Locker Using a series of professional and student examples, this film explores how sketchbooks can become a personal ‘visual conversation’ that can become a valuable tool in understanding how the world is made. The analytical nature of drawing means that by sketching regularly, we can begin to build up a […]
Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 3
Measured Single Point Perspective by Dick McConnell This method of measured perspective is also called ‘Parallel Plane Perspective’ and is very useful for drawing interiors, exteriors and non-rectangular shapes. Make sure you have read the handout explaining the basic rules of perspective and have an understanding of these concepts BEFORE you watch this film. The […]
Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 2
Drawing from the Imagination by Doug Gittens In this film you are invited to draw ‘a piece of furniture for sitting on’ from your imagination. Using first natural and then geometric forms you are invited to ‘play’ with shape and form making to generate a range of possible ideas quickly. There is no magic recipe […]
Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 4
Drawing a Single Point Perspective Grid by Dick McConnell You will find this demonstration as one of the chapters of the film and it is useful if you practice drawing a simple grid BEFORE you try to draw up a complete room set. This method of measured perspective is also called ‘Parallel Plane Perspective’ and […]
Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 6
Multiple Vanishing Points by Pam Locker Whilst we often make the mistake of talking in terms of single or two point perspective, the reality is that all views are FULL of many vanishing points. This film demonstrates how to deal with multiple vanishing points so that your visuals look more realistic. To grasp how this […]
Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 5
Creating a Two Point Perspective Grid for Sketching by Len Rye This method of measured perspective is particularly useful for drawing interiors, for example the corner of a room. The film demonstrates how you can very quickly draw up a simple perspective grid in which to sketch an image. Practice of this technique is useful […]
Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 7
Drawing a Building in Two- Point Perspective by Pam Locker The film demonstrates how you can use a two point measured perspective or ‘Vertical Plane Perspective’, to draw up a complete and detailed line drawn image from scaled plans and elevations that can then be photocopied and rendered. In this film you can practice drawing […]
Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 9
Rendering with Markers by Doug Gittens In this film you are invited to render an interior space created by generating a basic block perspective in the computer using 3D software, in this case 3D MAX. The image is traced by hand and then rendered using markers giving the visual an individual hand drawn quality with […]
Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 8
Advanced Two- Point Perspective by Dick McConnell Film in preparation. If this is the first time you have attempted measured perspective using the Vertical Plane method, you may find it useful to try drawing a building in two point perspective first. Whilst a simple design, the ‘Global Exhibition Stand’ will give you the chance to […]
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Film 10
Rendering with Dry Markers by Len Rye Film in preparation. In this film you are invited to render an interior space that can either be created by generating a wire frame perspective in the computer using 3D software, or by hand drawn measured perspective techniques. Rendering in mixed media gives a visual an individual hand […]
Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 1 (iPod Touch version)
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Film 3 (iPod Touch version)
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Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 4 (iPod Touch version)
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Author(s): Pam Locker

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Film 5 (iPod Touch version)
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