48 pages exploring various aspects of film including theme, character, dialogue, language, plot, adaptations and settings. This is a good introduction to six Australian films. It can also be used as a guide on how to review and discuss different aspects of films.
For English language learners, not only is learning English through film enjoyable but it also provides an opportunity to learn about the Australian cultural context.
Three versions of the document.
* Word version with answers
* Fillable PDF document with answers
* Fillable PDF document without answers
There are 11 worksheets with activities including:
2.About movie making
4.The Man from Snowy River
6.Looking for Alibrandi
9.The Ten Canoes
10.Exploring Australian films
11.Talking about Australian films
Activities are categorised under these headings:
*Before you watch
*As you watch
*After you watched
There are opportunities to focus on the character's dialogue, comprehension activities, understand and write a review and a synopsis.
Discussion questions have no answers as it is meant to be part of an open discussion.
*The worksheets can be printed out individually for learners in a classroom environment to focus on one film at a time.
*The whole document could be given to learners as part of a film study project.
6 Australian films
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