Film Industry





Long (12 plus activities)


England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

This teaching resource explores six key areas of the film industry: production; ownership; distribution; consumption; technology; and regulation. It includes a PDF comprised of background information, an interview with MUBI, activity outlines and worksheets, and a PowerPoint presentation containing exclusive Behind The Scenes interviews with Disney, Soda Pictures and The Third Floor. It has been designed for teachers of moving image arts, media and film studies at key stage 4/5 and senior level. 

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Film Industry presentation

A PowerPoint presentation to accompany the Film Industry resource.

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Film Industry Teachers' Notes

Teachers' notes and activity sheets for the Film Industry resource.

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Explore 3D technology and its uses with Chris Parks, head stereographer at

3D technology Q&A with 3D experts

Find out what advice three 3D experts have for young filmmakers.

Duration: 4:03 mins

Using scenes from the movie Millions, professionals including a costume des

Skillset Millions Case Study

Film professionals explain their contributions to scenes from Millions.

Duration: 8:45 mins

Grip Stuart Godfrey visited Townley Grammar School to give a masterclass in

Skillset Grip Masterclass with Stuart Godfrey

Stuart Godfrey outlines the roles and responsibilities of a grip team.

Duration: 9:05 mins

Discover more about the art of editing a film to tell the story in the most

Q&A with editor Chris Dickens

Discover the art of editing from Oscar winning editor Chris Dickens.

Duration: 4:11 mins

Michael Elson is a top visual effects producer who has worked on dozens of

Visual Effects Q&A with Michael Elson

Find out more about the visual effects used on the Harry Potter films.

Duration: 8:27 mins

This Resource Supports

  • Film Studies
  • Media Studies
  • Moving Image Arts

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