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art film Syllabification: art film

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of art film in English:


A film that is artistic or experimental in its primary intent.
Example sentences
  • The couple, who began working together in more commercial mediums, now focus on the digital interplay of visual and sound mediums and are finishing up their experimental feature-length art film.
  • The gap between the art film and the X film is impossible to breach.
  • This much should be obvious: Tarantino's fourth movie is not an art film, a date film or a cinch to win the Oscar for best picture.
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