Can we access direct file in flash

hi my Question is can we access direct file from folder in flash just like

Flex
[Embed(source=“…/embeds/images/shallow-water-750509-ga.jpg”)]

and than we convert into a movie clip

Thanks In Advance

for as3 what we use

But How

i solve my problem

loadMovie(“photo.jpg”, _root.photo.empty);

thanks to every one

Yes you can.

Also check MovieClipLoader if you are using AS2