Additional Resources for the Pre-Code Era: It was exhibited at the Venice Film Festival, but was basically a flop in Italy after Catholic officials denounced it as "an abominable profanation. The youngest of the Philippine arts, film has evolved to beco me the most popular of all the art forms.
Presently, films are primarily made for profit, lacking any qualities to redeem itself.
Other restrictions were instituted to regulate the content of films and ban potentially objectionable themes brutality, crime, drunkenness, divorce, nudity and sex , such as those noted in Hays' list of "Don'ts" and "Be Carefuls".
The main purpose of illustrated songs was to encourage sheet music sales, and they were highly successful with sales reaching into the millions for a single song.
In a series of films he produced at this time, he also introduced the use of subjective and objective point-of-view shots, the creation of dream-time and the use of reversing.
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Another kind of youth revolt came in the form of the child star.
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Second, it intends to explain the different trends and styles common in the Philippine film.
As an art form, it reflects the culture and the beliefs of the people it caters to and most times, is the one who shapes their consciousness.
However, the vast complexity of various local, state and national censorship laws added to the problem of enforcement, i.
Wartime Films and the Effect on Philippine Films.
Humphrey , , is even more complex, with a series of reveries and flash-backs that contrast the protagonist's real passage through life with what might have been, if his son had not died.
The use of flash-back structures continued to develop in this period, with the usual way of entering and leaving a flash-back being through a dissolve.
In the 60s, the youth clamored for change in the status quo.
Most films of this period were what came to be called "chase films".
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