Contact: Film Guide

Contact
Contact

Ages

14+

Duration

Short (1-4 activities)

A film guide that looks at Contact (1997), a film about a woman who since childhood has been searching for extraterrestrial messages, based on a novel by noted astronomer Carl Sagan.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including Science, Religious Education, Film Studies, Geography, PSHE Education and Careers in addition to highlighting themes surrounding space and technology, gender, travel and exploration, books, equality, ethics, family and friendships, and directors.

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Contact Film Guide

A short .pdf of activities focusing on Contact.

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This Resource Supports

  • Design and Technology
  • Careers
  • Science
  • Geography
  • Citizenship
  • Religious Education
  • PSHE Education
  • Politics
  • Film Studies
  • Psychology

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