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Black Star: Identity

BFI Black Star Logo (Black)
BFI Black Star Logo (Black)




Medium (5-11 activities)


England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland

Related calendar events

Black History Month
1 October - 1 November

This resource for students aged 12  to 16 examines cultural identity and relationships on film as starting point for students to explore their own identity, how it is shaped and how they perceive themselves and others. It also explores a range of relationships including family and friendships, to consider how others influence them, and how they affect others through films ranging including Gone Too Far, Belle, Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Girlhood.

For more information about the BFI's Black Star blockbuster season, please visit A range of educational resources on the theme are available at



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Black Star: Identity PowerPoint presentation

Black Star: Identity PowerPoint presentation

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Black Star: Identity teachers' notes

Black Star: Identity teachers' notes PDF

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