Honors Program

Fine and Performing Arts Honors

Date of Award


Thesis Professor(s)

Marty Fitzgerald

Thesis Professor Department

Engineering Technology, Surveying, and Digital Media

Thesis Reader(s)

James Livingston, Scott Koterbay


The focus of this thesis is to explore the ideas behind Hollywood Cinema and techniques used to craft camera shots of today’s cinema. The movie industry is one of the United States’ biggest export profits; because of this, American movies standout above the rest. I will be exploring and demonstrating the researched techniques of American cinema.


East Tennessee State University

Document Type

Honors Thesis - Open Access

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