The film, also known as the Pictures.Developed by the activity of photography and slide projection technique combined with a modern art.Is an integrated arts, can accommodate the literary drama, photography, painting, music, dance, text, sculpture, architecture and other art, but it has its own artistic features. Artistic expression, the film not only has the characteristics of other kinds of art, film montage of this artistic strong group because you can use to access skills, with the means of expression beyond all other arts, and film can copy a large number of screenings.
As we all know, modern films is the first born in France in the late 19th century. However, our working people, spread by very old long shadow play can be said to be the forerunner of the modern film. The Shadowgraph also known as shadow play, performance, people got a piece of paper or animal skins, the skins or pieces of paper with the scissors tool to cut the shape of the various characters of the puppet, and then by the hands of the people operating the puppets do a variety of actions, while the lighting of the candles will be puppet irradiation in a white cloth, for people to watch. Shadow play and a revolving door into Europe, the European after many years of practice, research, and finally developed into a film. The facts show that the film, although not born in China. However, our working people, the film principle, has a long history of contribution to the invention of the later movies.