Translation of "film" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /fɪlm/ us /fɪlm/

A1 a story that is shown in moving pictures on a screen, usually at a cinema or on television

a cowboy film
a foreign film

special thin plastic used for making photographs

verb uk /fɪlm/ us /fɪlm/

B1 to record moving pictures with a camera, usually to make a movie

They filmed for a week in Spain.

(Translation of “film” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /film/

(a thin strip of) celluloid made sensitive to light on which photographs are taken


a story, play etc shown as a motion picture in a cinema, on television etc

He’s in the middle of making a new film
(also adjective) a film version of the novel.

a thin skin or covering

capa, película
A film of dust covereed the shelf.
filmy adjective

very light and thin

a dress of filmy material.
film-maker noun

someone who makes flims/movies

cineasta; productor de cine
Werner Herzog is a well-known German film-maker.
filmstar noun

a famous actor or actress in films.

estrella de cine

(Translation of “film” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)