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date: 14 August 2022

machinima (contraction of the phrase ‘machine-cinema’) 

Source:
A Dictionary of Film Studies
Author(s):

Annette Kuhn,

Guy Westwell

A hybrid form of film *animation that brings together conventional animation and filmmaking techniques with the *3-D environments produced by graphics-rendering engines used in computer game development. Since the 1990s, a key feature of computer games such as ... ...

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