We Are X: Film Guide

We Are X
We Are X




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A film guide that looks at We Are X (2016), a documentary exploring the story behind eccentric and revered rock band X Japan, chronicling their success, devoted fan base and tragic history.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including Music, Psychology, Performing Arts, PSHE and Languages in addition to highlighting themes surrounding life and death, friendships, physical health, mental health, fame and consumerism, and community.

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This Resource Supports

  • Languages
  • Music
  • Performing Arts
  • PSHE Education
  • Psychology

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