Film Language

Enders' Game film still
Enders' Game film still




Long (12 plus activities)


England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland

This resource supports the teaching of mise-en-scène, camera, lighting and sound, in film/media studies and moving image arts lessons. Two core films are used throughout - Short Term 12 and Ender's Game. This resource is comprised of two elements - an in-depth PowerPoint presentation containing clips and activity prompts, and accompanying teacher notes with activity sheets.

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Film Language notes

Teacher notes for the Film Language resource.

Size: 2.48 MB

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Film Language presentation

A PowerPoint presentation to accompany the Film Language resource.

Size: 426.83 MB

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This Resource Supports

Moving Image Arts

Film Studies

Media Studies

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