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French Essay Writing for Film - Au Revoir Les Enfants (Year 13)

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Wednesday, 4 December, 2013 - 00:00
Event Type: 
North West
Manchester Metropolitan University

Wednesday, 4th December 2013 -  1.00-4.00 pm - French Essay Writing for Film (Au Revoir Les Enfants)

These half-day events are offered in French, Spanish, German and Italian, and will focus on a popular film studied by A2 students. The workshop will include the following elements: structuring an essay, arguing and illustrating a point, focusing on characters, themes and director’s style, building a phrase-bank to discuss films, learning film terminology.

This event has a charge of £5 per pupil to cover some of the costs. 

Funded by Routes into Languages.


12.50-13.00 Registration

13.00 - 13.50 How to write an essay on film

13.50 - 14.00 Break

14.00 - 14.40 Analysing a character

14.40 - 15.10 Analysis of a key theme

15.10 - 15.50 Analysis of the director’s style and techniques

15.50 - 16.00 Conclusion and questions


To book: please complete and return the attached booking form.