Foxcatcher: Film Guide





Short (1-4 activities)

A film guide that looks at Foxcatcher (2014), a brooding psychological thriller based on the true story of John Du Pont's ill-fated attempt to train an Olympic wrestling team.

This guide is useful for exploring topics including Physical Education, PSHE Education and Citizenship in addition to highlighting themes surrounding sports, physical health, abuse and addiction.

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This Resource Supports

  • Citizenship
  • Physical Education
  • PSHE Education

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