How to get film-based lessons right Have you ever shown films to your class, or considered setting up a film club? Daryn Simon, Head of History at Ysgol Bryn Alyn, and Beatrix Clark of Into Film share some advice. Why show films in the classroom? Using film in the classroom is particularly effective in developing children's literacy skills. The Leeds Partnership Project, in which pupils regularly watched and made films, recorded a 96 per cent improvement in reading, compared with the previous term, and a 60 per cent improvement in writing. What do students and teachers get out of establishing a film club?
Top 10 Landscapes in Cinema By James Oliver Just as in painting, there's an art to filming landscapes. Too many directors and cinematographers make their locations look like postcards. Here's a list that salutes those filmmakers who know how to make topography part of their vision. 700 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns Advertisment Watch 1,150 movies free online. Includes classics, indies, film noir, documentaries and other films, created by some of our greatest actors, actresses and directors. The collection is divided into the following categories: Comedy & Drama; Film Noir, Horror & Hitchcock; Westerns (many with John Wayne); Martial Arts Movies; Silent Films; Documentaries, and Animation.
265 brilliant movies for all life occasions If you’re facing the ever-difficult choice of what movie to watch tonight, then you’re in luck — here’s a list of 265 films arranged into 22 randomly chosen categories. We here at Bright Side are certain that there’s something here for everyone. Happy viewing, and save these so you won’t forget about them! Movies which will profoundly affect your outlook on life: The Butterfly EffectThe Bucket ListWhat Dreams May ComeThe Pursuit of HappynessDiary of a NymphomaniacIrréversibleKnockin’ on Heaven’s DoorA Beautiful MindPride & PrejudiceThe Green MileSeven PoundsThe Devil’s AdvocateLimitlessScent of a WomanYes ManSchindler’s ListThe DreamersForrest GumpRevolverFight ClubCinderella ManMr.
James Bond villain lairs you can visit Privacy and cookiesJobsDatingOffers SubscribeRegisterLog in Accessibility links Advertisement l.php?u= How can teachers of English create learning material with streaming services? Melissa Thomson, a British Council teacher and trainer based in Bilbao, describes her top six approaches. Last year I asked my teenage learners to list the five places they were most likely to encounter English online, and the top answer was Netflix. Over 37 per cent of the world's internet users subscribe to Netflix, a streaming service for movies and television series.
Norway's "The Wave" shows Hollywood how to make a disaster film with real thrills Given its title, it will come as no surprise that a towering, terrifying wall of water is front and center in the Norwegian disaster movie "The Wave," but that's not the only reason to see it. Rather, as directed by Roar Uthaug, "The Wave" adds credible writing and effective acting to gangbusters special effects, resulting in a white-knuckle experience a bit higher on the plausibility scale than what we're used to from Hollywood versions of the genre. See more of Entertainment’s top stories on Facebook >> Though Norway has not previously been known as a world leader in disaster film production, it helps "The Wave's" credibility that, as old newsreel footage that starts the film informs us, its premise is one based on past reality. Given that there are numerous mountainsides in the country, when one of them lets go and sends a wave of rocks into the waters of a narrow fiord, the confining conditions of those high cliffs can create a monster wave 240 feet tall. 'The Wave'
Exclusive: The first pictures of blood from a 10,000 year old Siberian woolly mammoth First ever sample of mammoth's blood was discovered by Siberian researches. Picture: Semyon Grigoriev Scientists say they have found both blood and muscle tissue - perfectly preserved in the ice - from a Siberian mammoth. The blood had dripped out of the giant animal into a natural ice capsule and it represents a dream discovery for researchers. 'A Man Called Ove': A Swedish Curmudgeon Wins Hearts On The Page, And Now On Screen Rolf Lassgård, left, stars as a grouchy widower in A Man Called Ove, which opens Friday in U.S. theaters. Music Box Films hide caption toggle caption Music Box Films Rolf Lassgård, left, stars as a grouchy widower in A Man Called Ove, which opens Friday in U.S. theaters. Step aside Girl with the Dragon Tattoo — a grumpy old man may soon be taking your place as America's favorite fictional Swede.
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Pioneer 10 Pioneer 10 (originally designated Pioneer F) is an American space probe, weighing 258 kilograms, that completed the first mission to the planet Jupiter. Thereafter, Pioneer 10 became the first spacecraft to achieve escape velocity from the Solar System. This space exploration project was conducted by the NASA Ames Research Center in California, and the space probe was manufactured by TRW. Pioneer 10 was assembled around a hexagonal bus with a 2.74 meter diameter parabolic dish high-gain antenna, and the spacecraft was spin stabilized around the axis of the antenna. Its electric power was supplied by four radioisotope thermoelectric generators that provided a combined 155 watts at launch. All 2,400 Shots in Gone Girl by David Fincher Click to enlarge Analyzing the average shot length (ASL) of films / TV / music videos can be very telling or completely irrelevant. Taken as its own metric…it is just a number. The supposition that action / thriller / sci-fi films genres have a shorter ASL is statistically accurate but that does not mean a longer ASL means less tension, action, drama or intensity. I have been deep-diving into ASL statistics for several years and shared a lot of SHAREABLES to help filmmakers and cinephiles further comprehend the mystery behind the numbers.