Frame by Frame Videos

Frame By Frame: Oscar Micheaux

UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon examines the work of the first African American filmmaker, Oscar Micheaux.

Frame By Frame: Camera Moves

UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon briefly explains camera movement and its role in visual story telling.

Frame By Frame: Deep Focus

UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon dives into the cinematic technique of "deep focus," in which objects in the foreground, middle-ground and deep background are all in focus at the same time.

Frame By Frame: Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison may not have invented the first motion picture camera, but as UNL Film Studies professor Wheeler Winston Dixon explains, Edison pioneered the commercial exploitation of cinema.

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