Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
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Based on the stage musical of the same name from renowned writer and performer Lin-Manuel Miranda (Hamilton), In the Heights tells the story of a neighbourhood in New York City, Washington Heights, known for its strong ties to the Latin-American community. Amongst the many characters in Washington Heights is Usnavi, a bodega owner who harbours ambitions of opening up a business back in the Dominican Republic; Vanessa, his love interest, who is determined to break her way into the fashion industry; and Nina, a popular Puerto Rican girl who is struggling to tell her parents that she quit college months ago. With everyone in Washington Heights striving to achieve their dreams, the intense emotions of the neighbourhood begin to overflow Energetic and packed with memorable, visually stunning musical sequences, In the Heights interrogates what it means to be part of a community and shines a light on the Latin American experience.
An uplifting, thought-provoking documentary about a group of ordinary eleven year olds who set out to compete in a ballroom dance contest in New York.
7–11 years 101 mins
Available to stream
Racial tensions run high in Brooklyn on the hottest day of the year.
16+ years 125 mins
Rapper Eminem stars as Jimmy 'Rabbit' Smith in an unflinching drama largely based on his own experiences.
14–16 years 106 mins
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Spooky animated sequel 'The Addams Family 2' arrives in cinemas this week while feel-good musical 'In the Heights' lands on DVD.
Reading time 3 mins
Stream feel-good movies with Into Film+ in your classroom and celebrate the end of another school year.
Reading time 5 mins
We have added a fresh batch of nine films to Into Film+, including 'Peter Rabbit 2', the musical extravaganza ‘La La Land' and the French cult classic 'Amelie'.
Reading time 3 mins
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