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MLA & Chicago style caption and bibliography entry

For MLA & Chicago style captions of film stills, label Fig. #.  Italicize film title.  Description of scene, "screen still".  Director in form "Dir. Last, First".  Distributor of original film, year film was released.

For MLA style bibliography - Italicize movie.  Director in form "Dir, Last, First".  (Relevant performers {optional} last, first.).  Original distributor, year.  Format.  Format distributor, year.

For Chicago style bibliography - (Relevant performers {optional} last, first.).  Italicize film title.  Format.  Directed by first last.  Format distributor, year.