Belle: Film Guide

Belle
Belle

Ages

14–16

Duration

Short (1-4 activities)

Related calendar events

Black History Month
1 October - 1 November

A film guide that looks at Belle (2013), an absorbing costume drama about the illegitimate mixed-race daughter of a Royal Navy admiral in the 18th Century, blending period romance and politics.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including History and Citizenship in addition to highlighting themes surrounding law and order, racism and prejudice, slavery, family, historical periods, and ethics.

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Belle
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Belle Film Guide

A short PowerPoint of activities focusing on Belle.

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Interview with Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Amma Asante
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Interview with Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Amma Asante

Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Amma Asante talk Belle with Into Film

Duration: 4:43 mins

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Screenwriter Misan Sagay talks about the inspiration for period drama Belle
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Belle interview with screenwriter Misan Sagay

Screenwriter Misan talks about the inspiration for period drama Belle.

Duration: 0:41 secs

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This Resource Supports

  • History
  • Citizenship
  • Human Rights
  • Film Studies

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