Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
Comedy, Coming of Age, Drama
Kayla Day is a shy, awkward and introverted teenager trying her best to navigate the pitfalls of middle school whilst also cultivating an internet persona on YouTube and Snapchat. Although her online presence is confident and dynamic, she is still given the “Most Quiet” award at her school assembly whilst her single father struggles to connect with her. After unsuccessful attempts at flirting during a classmate’s pool party, Kayla is taken under the wing of a kind high school student Olivia and discovers that her teenage problems may have only just begun. An authentic, empathetic and relatable portrait of a girl on the cusp of maturity, 'Eighth Grade' is filled with shrewd observations on social media, growing up and overcoming anxiety.
A film guide that looks at Eighth Grade (2018), exploring its key topics and themes through informal discussion.
Terrific and unusual comedy about two wisecracking high school graduates who realise it's time to grow up.
14+ years 107 mins
A high-schooler without many friends has her life turned upside down when her best friend starts dating her older brother.
14+ years 104 mins
Social media satire in which a young woman named Ingrid moves to Los Angeles to befriend her latest obsession, Instagram celebrity Taylor Sloane.
16+ years 98 mins
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We explore the world of an introverted 13 year-old girl in Bo Burnham's superb directorial debut, acclaimed coming-of-age drama 'Eighth Grade'.
Reading time 6 mins
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Reading time 3 mins
A list of films that investigate body image and its impact on wellbeing.
No. of films22
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