Mulan: Film Guide

Still from Mulan
Still from Mulan

Ages

5–11

Duration

Short (1-4 activities)

Related calendar events

International Day of the Girl Child
11 October

A film guide that looks at Mulan (1998), a classic animation based on a Chinese folktale about a girl who disguises herself as a man to fight in the army.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including Art & Design, Geography and Citizenship in addition to highlighting themes surrounding democracy and rights, family, friendships, historical periods, gender representation, religions and beliefs, and folk and fairy tales.

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This Resource Supports

  • Art and Design
  • Citizenship
  • Geography

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