The Film Education Website
Following the closure of Film Education in April 2013 this site and its library of resources will remain accessible, free of charge, for teachers and their students across the UK.
Whilst no new content will be added to this site we are pleased to provide links to the following:
Behind the Film Industry Conference - POSTPONED
We regret that we have had to postpone the conference until the autumn due to various difficulties with the conference venue. We apologise for this and will let you know the new date for the conference in the coming weeks.
Online teaching resource celebrating the centenary of professional film distribution in the UK now available HERE, free of charge to UK schools and colleges, courtesy of the Film Distributors’ Association.
The SHAKESPEARE ON FILM site is now live! Featuring resources on 13 of Shakespeare’s plays, from Romeo and Juliet to Titus Andronicus, the resources cover over 25 different filmed versions of his works.
SELMA - Educational Resource Offering a range of interactivity based on the film and from archive sources to build students’ awareness of the contemporary significance of the US civil rights movement and help to develop knowledge and understanding of how primary sources can inform contemporary filmmaking.
Teaching Trailers Winter 2014/15 featuring 30 trailers for current and upcoming cinema releases. This is the latest online update to the popular education resource now available free of charge to educators across the UK.
The Thinking Film project, originally a series of DVD and CD ROM’s, is now available to download. In each case a folder containing the study clips and pdf’s of worksheets will download onto your desktop.
Our free resources cover a wide range of curriculum areas and include film clips, Teachers' Notes and a range of activities.
We run a series of free events and screenings for school groups at local cinemas across the UK, including National Schools Film Week.
Press clippings, updates and links to articles on our wide range of activities.
We would like to say a big thank you to all of the thousands of teachers that have worked with us.
Winners of Young Film Critic 2012, have written fantastic reviews of films featured in the First Light Awards 2013.
Thinking Film, Thinking History nominated for Learning on Screen Awards 2013
Some kind things about our Life of Pi resource and others.