Battle of the Sexes: Film Guide

Battle of the Sexes
Battle of the Sexes




Short (1-4 activities)

A film guide that looks at Battle of the Sexes (2017), a sharp American drama telling the true story of a 1973 match which changed the perception of women's tennis.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including PE, Media Studies and Psychology in addition to highlighting themes surrounding equality, gender, love and relationships, fame and consumerism, sports, sporting events and physical health.

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This Resource Supports

  • Media Studies
  • Physical Education
  • Psychology

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