Summerland: Film Guide





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A film guide that looks at Summerland (2020), in which a reclusive female writer is forced to take in a child evacuee from London during World War II.

This guide is useful for exploring subjects including History and PSHE Education in addition to highlighting topics surrounding World War Two, gender representation, community, life and death, and LGBTQ+ issues.

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  • History
  • PSHE Education

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