/fil mog"reuh fee/, n., pl. filmographies.
1. a collection of writings about motion pictures, esp. detailed essays dealing with specific films.
2. a listing of motion pictures by actor, director, genre, etc., and usually including pertinent facts about the production of each film.
[1960-65; FILM + (BIBLI)OGRAPHY]

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  • filmography — film·og·ra·phy …   English syllables

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