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Coming of Age, Drama
English (English subtitles)
The joys and heartbreaks of growing up are beautifully handled in this captivating coming-of-age story that balances emotion with humour. Set in the early 1990s, it follows teen outsider Charlie as he attempts to survive his first year of high school. Initially, he's a shy 'wallflower', watching everything from the sidelines, until free-spirited senior Sam and her stepbrother Patrick take him under their wing. Soon Charlie's having fun, partying hard and falling in love, while in the classroom, his favourite teacher feeds his dreams of becoming a writer. But beneath Charlie's new confidence is a persistent sadness that begins to resurface when his older friends start preparing to leave for college.
A film guide that looks at Clueless (1995), exploring its key topics and themes through informal discussion.
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This resource aims to support learners in developing resilience, empathy and having pride in their differences and who they are.
Nod yr adnodd hwn yw cefnogi dysgwyr i ddatblygu gwydnwch, empathi, bod yn falch o fod yn wahanol a phwy ydyn nhw.
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16+ years 77 mins
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14+ years 93 mins
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Reading time 7 mins
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Reading time 8 mins
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Reading time 4 mins
Our Film Curator Joe attended Edinburgh International Film Festival recently, picking out some brilliant upcoming films, with a focus on identity and wellbeing.
Reading time 8 mins
Explore how film can be a wonderful tool for developing emotional understanding and mental wellbeing.
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Suitable forAll ages
No. of films29
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