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filmmaking

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noun film·mak·ing \-ˌmā-kiŋ\

Definition of filmmaking

  1. :  the making of motion pictures



Examples of filmmaking in a sentence

  1. <plans to attend New York University to learn filmmaking>



1913

First Known Use of filmmaking

1913


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