The Columbia Film Language Glossary is a teaching tool designed to enhance the study of film. The Glossary features key terms in film studies selected by Columbia faculty and illustrated with detailed explanations, film clips, and visual annotations.

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The Columbia Film Language Glossary is a free educational resource that promotes the use of film and visual media in teaching and learning.

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Columbia Film Department faculty and Columbia Libraries staff contribute their rich teaching and curatorial expertise.

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Film clips enable teachers and students to visualize and explore key filmmaking terms, techniques, methods, and concepts.

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