Home to the biggest stars and filmmakers, Hollywood remains at the center of the film industry. So how did Hollywood become so successful?
Theatrical Market Statistics 2014
“Global box office for all films released in each country around the world1 reached $36.4 billion in 2014, up 1% over 2013’s total.”
Thomas Edison Drove the Film Industry to California
“The motion picture capital of the United States, if not the world, is Los Angeles, California-specifically, Hollywood.”
History of the motion picture
“The illusion of motion pictures is based on the optical phenomena known as persistence of vision and the phi phenomenon.”
Actress Emma Watson Named U.N. Goodwill Ambassador
“British actress Emma Watson is the new Goodwill Ambassador for the U.N.’s gender-equality arm, U.N. Women, the organization announced Monday.”
Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: “Ephimeral”
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