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British English: /fɪlm/
American English: /fɪlm/

Translation of film in German:


  • 1
    (thin layer)
    Schicht, die
    film [of varnish/dust]
    [Lack-/Staub]schicht, die
    film [of oil/slime]
    [Öl-/Schmier]film, der
  • 2
    Film, der
    put something on film
    etwas ablichten
    the events are all on film
    die Vorgänge sind alle gefilmt worden
  • 3 (Cinema) (story etc.)
    Film, der
    make/direct a film
    einen Film drehen/bei einem Film Regie führen
  • 4in pl. (cinema industry)
    Kino, das
    Film, der
    go into films
    zum Kino od. Film gehen
    she is in films
    sie ist beim Film
  • 5no pl.
    (as art form)
    der Film
    are you interested in film?
    interessieren Sie sich für [den] Film?

transitive verb

(Cinema etc.)
  • 1 (record on motion film) (for motion picture)
    (Kinofilm, Szene)
  • 2
    (make cinema etc. film of) (Buch usw.)

intransitive verb

  • (Szene)
    sich filmen lassen
    (Buch, Geschichte)
    sich verfilmen lassen

Phrasal verbs

film over

intransitive verb
(Spiegel, Glas)
her eyes filmed over with tears
Tränen traten ihr in die Augen

Definition of film in:

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