The Hate U Give: Film Guide

The Hate U Give
The Hate U Give




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A film guide that looks at The Hate U Give (2018), a powerful drama about a young girl drawn to activism after she witnesses the police shooting of her childhood friend.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including Citizenship, Media Studies and PSHE Education in addition to highlighting themes surrounding North American countries, law and order, criminal investigations, racism and prejudice, equality, historical movements, family, life and death, politics, democracy, growing up, child safety, books and plays, and mental health.

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  • Citizenship
  • Democracy
  • Parliament
  • Human Rights
  • English
  • Film Studies
  • Law
  • Media Studies
  • Politics
  • PSHE Education
  • Psychology

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