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December 8, 2009

New FG headings

From Weekly List 47:

155 Live action/animation films

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September 29, 2009

New FG Heading

From weekly list 36:

Filmed panel discussions

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September 2, 2009

New FG headings

Two new headings, and one changed heading have appeared in recent weekly lists:

Filmed shadow shows

Televised speeches

Television commercials (Advertisements) has been changed to:
Television commercials

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June 18, 2009

New FG Headings

The following new headings have appeared in Weekly Lists 18-20:

Melodramas (Motion pictures)

Rock concert films

Social guidance films

Changes to existing headings:

The scope note for the heading Oral histories has been cancelled.

There were no new/changed headings on Weekly Lists 21-23, which is not surprising since LC has declared this form/genre project basically finished!

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May 8, 2009

New FG Headings

From Lists 15 & 16 (April 15 & 22, 2009):

Historical reenactments (Motion pictures)

Historical reenactments (Television programs)

Televised ballets

The first two headings DO allow geographic subdivision, if appropriate.

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April 22, 2009

New FG Headings

From List 14, April 8, 2009:

New Headings:

Television remakes

Video installations (Art)

Reference changes (additions marked with asterisk):

Made‑for‑TV movies
* 455 UF Feature films, Made‑for‑TV
* 455 UF Made‑for‑TV feature films

Situation comedies (Television programs)
* 455 UF Television sitcoms
* 455 UF Television situation comedies

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April 9, 2009

New FG headings

Well, not really NEW headings on this list (List 13, April 1, 2009), but some changes to the reference structure:

Haunted house films
* 680 This heading is used as a genre/form heading for fictional films set in houses that appear to be inhabited by spirits. (REVISED scope note; limits this to "fictional films")
* 555 BT Fiction films (WAS: BT Motion pictures)

Haunted house television programs
* 555 BT Fiction television programs (WAS: BT Television programs)

Televised operas
* 555 BT Televised performances (WAS: BT Nonfiction television programs)

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April 1, 2009

Changes from List 12

LC's weekly list 12 contains only changes to references:

Television program clips
* 455 UF Television clips

Television program excerpts
* 455 UF Television excerpts

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March 25, 2009

New FG Headings

Fresh from Lists 8-10 (Feb. 25-March 11, 2009):

Action and adventure television programs
Ballet television programs
Documentary‑style television programs
Filmed ballets
Indiana Jones television programs
Time‑lapse films

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March 2, 2009

New FG Headings!

From Weekly Lists 4 & 5 (Jan. 28 & Feb. 18, 2009):

Filmed interviews
Oral histories

Note that "Oral histories" MAY be subdivided geographically. This heading covers both audio and filmed oral histories.
Pornographic films
Pornographic television programs

The following headings have had changes made to references:
Erotic films
* 455 UF Adult films (Erotic films) CANCEL
* 555 RT Pornographic films

Erotic television programs
* 455 UF Adult television programs (Erotic television programs) CANCEL
* 555 RT Pornographic television programs

Snuff films
* 555 BT Erotic films CANCEL
* 555 BT Pornographic films

February 3, 2009

New FG headings!

From List 2 (Jan. 14, 2009):

Television sequels
Wizard of Oz films

The heading Television debates receoved an additional reference:
* 455 UF Televised debates

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January 8, 2009

New FG headings!

These headings appeared on lists 50 & 51 (Dec. 10 & 17, 2008):

Angel films
Ballet films
Dance films
Dance television programs
Fantozzi films
Filmed dance
Harry Potter films
Rock films
Scooby‑Doo films
Televised dance
Zatoichi films

The heading Actualities (Motion pictures) now has 2 new broader terms (BTs):
BT Short films
BT Silent films

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December 18, 2008

More New FG Headings!

From Weekly List 49 (Dec. 3, 2008):

Music videos
Outtakes
Public affairs television programs
Public service television programs
Rock videos
Rushes (Motion pictures)
Rushes (Television programs)
Stock footage
Unedited footage

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New FG Headings!

Fresh from Weekly List 48 (Nov. 26, 2008):

Chase films
Children's television programs
Ethnic films
Public access television programs
Screen tests
Television dance parties

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December 1, 2008

New FG Headings!

Courtesy of weekly list 46:

155 Abstract films]
(This heading is used as a genre/form heading for nonrepresentational films that avoid narrative and instead convey impressions and emotions by way of color, rhythm and movement.)

155 Animated films]
(Added RT Abstract films)

155 College life films]

155 Coming‑of‑age films

155 Lyrical films
(This heading is used as a genre/form heading for films in which the images and other content are presented as subjective experiences as seen through the eyes of the filmmaker.)

155 Structural films
(This heading is used as a genre/form heading for films that use photographic techniques to investigate the nature of film as an aesthetic experience.)

155 Surrealist films
(This heading is used as a genre/form heading for films that employ symbolism, juxtaposition of unlike objects, dream‑like sequences, etc., to allow the viewer's subconscious to make free associations.)

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November 18, 2008

New FG Headings!

New Headings from List 45 (5 November 2008):

Biographical television programs
Coming of age television programs
Ethnic television programs
Fantômas films
Historical television programs
Pink Panther television programs
Planet of the Apes films
Scooby‑Doo television programs
Sherlock Holmes films
Zorro films

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November 6, 2008

New FG Headings!

Fresh from List 43 (22 October 2008):

Concert television programs (This heading is used as a genre/form heading for television programs of musical concert performances recorded in front of a live audience).
Filmed musicals
Filmed operas
Filmed operettas
Filmed performances
Filmed plays
Filmed stand‑up comedy routines
Opera films
Opera television programs
Operetta films
Televised musicals
Televised operas
Televised performances
Televised plays
(This heading is used as a genre/form heading for television broadcasts of performances of plays.)
Televised stand‑up comedy routines
Television musicals

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September 24, 2008

New Headings from List 37

New FG headings fresh from List 37:

Film trailers [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025512]
Legal films [Not Subd Geog] [sp2007025652]
Legal television programs [Not Subd Geog] [sp2007025653]
Medical films (Motion pictures) [Not Subd Geog] [sp2007025655]
Medical television programs [Not Subd Geog] [sp2007025654]
Political television commercials [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025543]
Promos (Television commercials) [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025544]
Promotional films [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025542]
Public service announcements (Motion pictures) [Not Subd Geog] [sp2007025620]
Television commercials (Advertisements) [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025511]
Television public service announcements [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025639]
Theater announcements (Motion pictures) [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025545]
Theater commercials (Motion pictures) [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025640]

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September 17, 2008

New FG Headings from List 36

More new Form/Genre headings from LC's weekly list 36:

Amusement ride films [Not Subd Geog] [sp2007025351]
Film clips [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025626]
Film excerpts [Not Subd Geog] [sp2007025328]
Television program clips [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025627]
Television program excerpts [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025628]

The "clips" and "excerpts" headings have scope notes describing the difference. "Clips" are used for short segments, usually incomplete scenes, of films/television programs. "Excerpts" are usually complete scenes or sequences, extracted from a complete film/television program.

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September 9, 2008

New FG headings, list 34!

Fresh from LC's weekly list 34 (August 20, 2008):

155 Motion pictures
155 Television pictures
155 Video recordings

These new headings were added In order to facilitate hierarchical search and discovery of genre/form heading to those genre/form headings that do not currently have a broader term. Several proposals were approved on this list as examples and broader terms will be added to the other affected headings offlist.

Also, there have been changes to scope notes. See the authority records for Thrillers (Motion pictures); Thrillers (Television programs) for example.

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August 28, 2008

New FG headings, List 33

From weekly list 33:

Travelogues (Motion pictures) [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025534]
680 This heading is used as a genre/form heading for nonfiction films that depict travel, peoples, and places.

Travelogues (Television programs) [Not Subd Geog] [sp2008025535]
680 This heading is used as a genre/form heading for nonfiction television programs that depict travel, peoples, and places

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August 13, 2008

New FG Headings!

Fresh from List 31 of the LC Subject Headings Weekly Lists:

Television cooking shows
Television pilot programs

Two headings had broader terms (555)s added:

Superhero television programs (BTs for Fantasy television programs, Science fiction television programs)
Indiana Jones films (BT for Action and adventure films)

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