Frame By Frame
by Wheeler Winston Dixon
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A series of academic movie reviews by Professor Wheeler Winston Dixon, Ryan Professor of Film Studies, Professor of English at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
|1||VideoWar Movies||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon at one of the earliest and most enduring film genres, the war movie.||9/26/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoFrame By Frame - Hollywood Composers||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon highlights the most prolific Hollywood film composers.||3/25/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoFrame By Frame - Film Critics||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon explains why there's more to reviewing films than just "thumbs up" or "thumbs down."||1/3/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoFrame By Frame - Charlie Chaplin||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon examines the work of the iconic silent comedian Charlie Chaplin.||12/21/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoFrame By Frame - Film Magazines||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon pages through the must-read journals of any serious film student.||12/4/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoFrame By Frame - Documentaries||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon recommends some excellent documentary films.||11/13/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoFrame By Frame - Ridley Scott||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon reviews the films of director Ridley Scott.||10/10/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||VideoFrame By Frame - Buster Keaton||Buster Keaton, the great "Stone Face" of silent comedies, is remembered by UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon.||10/4/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||VideoFrame By Frame - Hollywood after September 11, 2001||UNL Film Studies Professor Wheeler Winston Dixon examines how Hollywood films change after national emergencies like the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the attacks of 9/11.||9/21/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||VideoFrame By Frame - Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon recommends one of his all-time favorite films.||9/18/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|11||VideoFrame By Frame - Subtitles v. Dubbing||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon compares foreign-language film dubbing to subtitles.||9/12/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|12||VideoFrame By Frame - Hollywood Blacklisting||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon takes a look at the causes and effects of the Hollywood blacklists of the 1950s and 60s.||9/12/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|13||VideoFrame By Frame - Movie Moguls||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon explores the rise and fall of Hollywood's movie moguls of the 1930s, 40s and 50s.||7/26/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|14||VideoFrame By Frame - 1960's Beach Movies||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon dives into director William Asher's campy beach movies of the 1960s.||7/26/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|15||VideoFrame By Frame - Clint Eastwood||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon takes aim at American film director Clint Eastwood.||6/25/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|16||VideoFrame By Frame - Commercials at the Movies||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon explains why commercials are necessary (but still annoying) at movie theaters.||6/13/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|17||VideoFrame By Frame - Drive-In Theaters||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon recalls the rise and fall of drive-in movie theaters in America.||6/5/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|18||VideoFrame By Frame - Psycho||UNL Film Studies professor pulls back the curtain on Alfred Hitchcock's most financially successful film, "Psycho."||5/30/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|19||VideoFrame By Frame - Auteur Theory||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon describes the Auteur Theory of film making.||5/29/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|20||VideoFrame By Frame - Gay and Lesbian Identity in Hollywood Cinema||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon examines the history Hollywood's portrayal of gays and lesbians.||5/11/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|21||VideoFrame By Frame - Science Fiction Films||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon explores the history and future of science fiction films.||5/10/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|22||VideoFrame By Frame - Product Placement||UNL professor of Film Studies Wheeler Winston Dixon looks at the business and artistry of product placement in movies.||4/25/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|23||VideoFrame By Frame - The Three Stooges||UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon takes a poke at the ever-popular Three Stooges.||3/12/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|24||VideoFrame By Frame - Movie Posters||More than art and more than advertising, movie posters hold a special place in the American cinematic experience. UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon explains.||2/15/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|25||VideoFrame By Frame - Paranormal Activity||University of Nebraska-Lincoln professor of Film Studies Wheeler Winston Dixon isn't scared of growing trend of ultra-low budget films like "Paranormal Activity."||2/6/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
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Wheeler Dixon was probably the most intellegent professor I have ever had. He has amazing insights into the film industry. If you are looking for someone to tell you how it works or are looking for the history of film he is your man. I want more please.
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Wheeler Winston Dixon serves up a series of bite size videos (of two to three minutes). Each one focuses on a notable director, actor or movie trend. Many at Dixon’s table will enjoy these informative and well produced videos as they stand, while others will have their palettes stimulated and will search the web for a bigger portion of information that will sate their interest.
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