The Boy and the Beast: Film Guide

The Boy and the Beast
The Boy and the Beast

Ages

11–16

Duration

Short (1-4 activities)

Related calendar events

World Animal Day
4 October

A film guide that looks at The Boy and the Beast (2015), in which an angry young human runaway called Ren is adopted by Kumatetsu, a bear, who brings him to the land of the beasts as his apprentice.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including Religious Education, Citizenship, Art and Design, PSHE Education and Languages in addition to highlighting themes surrounding martial arts, community, growing up, foreign language films, friendships, Asian countries, life and death, and animals.

This resource includes

The Boy and the Beast
pdf

The Boy and the Beast Film Guide

A short .pdf of activities focusing on The Boy and the Beast.

Size: 840 KB

Download for free

This Resource Supports

Art and Design

Citizenship

Religious Education

Languages

PSHE Education

Got Some Feedback?

We love to hear how educators have used our resources.

Contact us
How Do Into Film Clubs Work? header

How do Into Film Clubs work?

Find out more about what's involved in running your very own Into Film Club.

Still from training video - kids in class.

Training

Learn how to make the most of film in education with our training programme.

What our educators say

"The Filmmaking Guides have been invaluable in helping novice filmmakers, from ensuring their story is well told, to thinking about light, camera angles and editing."