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CINEMA , FILMS, VIDEO


 

British films

Bollywood

Teach with films

scripts

film noir

soundtrack lyrics

Sports and films

Trailers

Chaplin

Disney

  Bogart

 

Bend it like Beckham

Billy Elliot

Blade runner

Braveheart

Bowling for Columbine

Dead Man Walking

East is East

Elephant

Frankenstein

Four Weddings and a Funeral

The Grapes of Wrath

Gangs of New York

Grease

Harry Potter

The Kid

The Lord of the Rings

The Maltese Falcon

My Fair Lady

North by North West

Pearl Harbour

Titanic

Witness

Who is out there?

 

Let me know when you find a dead link, thank you!.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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General references

video search

Screenonline

a site established by the British Film Institute

Really excellent!

http://www.screenonline.org.uk/

The Internet Movie Database

www.imdb.com

The  Greatest films

http://www.filmsite.org

100 best films  

http://www.ew.com/ew/features/991015/100movies/index.html

  Script

http://www.simplyscripts.com/

http://www.script-o-rama.com

TV scripts

http://www.twiztv.com/

Soundtrack lyrics

http://www.stlyrics.com/

Bollywood

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bollywood

Subtitles  

http://subscene.com/

    Trailers  

                          Find a trailer

http://www.movie-list.com/    

Free Movies

  Emol  There is no cost to watch or download these movies.(public domain)

http://emol.org/movies/freemovielist.html

imovies

http://imovies.blogspot.com/


Teach with films

About trailers

Using trailers to teach

http://www.teachit.co.uk/index.asp?M=18&A=14&S=65&Z=1

The 'english academy' film page 

http://englishacademy.site.voila.fr/films.htm

Teaching English using video

http://www.onestopenglish.com/teacher_support/methodology/archive/teaching-technologies/teach_english_video.htm

Writing about movies 

http://www.eslflow.com/teachinglanguagewithmovies.html

Books and films

A Penguin readers teachers' guide to using film and TV

http://www.penguinreaders.com/downloads/PRTGusingfilm&tv.pdf

The English learner movie guide

a summary of the plot

a list of the major characters

an extensive glossary of vocabulary and various cultural references 

that even advanced ESL learners would often not understand

questions for ESL class discussion

http://www.eslnotes.com/

Teach with movies

http://www.teachwithmovies.org/index.html

Film education

http://www.filmeducation.org/index.html

Sports and films

 a list of films classified according to their topic :
http://www.geocities.com/sportsmovies/SPMD_Theme_Index.htm
http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/features/2001/movies/

 

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The Official Site of Humphrey Bogart
   Biographical information about actor Humphrey Bogart,
   http://www.humphreybogart.com/

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Chaplin

http://www.geocities.com/Hollywood/Screen/7157/index.html

http://www.editions-hatier.fr/anglais_exercices/index.html

(online activities)

Disney

Walt Disney Family Museum
The Walt Disney Family Museum tells the story of Disney's life
from childhood to adulthood with pictures, audio, and video.

http://disney.go.com/disneyatoz/waltdisney/home.html

Mickey Mouse

 Mickey's physical evolution and the development of his character.

http://www.geocities.com/Hollywood/Set/1344/

 

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Genre

Film noir

  http://www.filmsite.org/filmnoir.html

  film  clips 

http://www.criminology.fsu.edu/crimefilm/filmclips.htm#clips


 

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Films

Bend it like Beckham

A useful page from Teaching English :

http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/download/britlit/bendit/bendit.shtml

It's based on chapter 7 of the short story.

Introduction for teachers 111k pdf >>

Characterisation 216k pdf >> Character based activities

Context 881k pdf >> background information and exercises

Word Work 250k pdf >> language activities

After reading exercises 189k pdf >> follow-up and consolidation

Answer key 105k pdf >> teacher's notes for activities.

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Billy Elliot

historical, cultural and geographical context,characters, themes of the film...(in French)

http://www.forumdesimages.net/education/Grandebretagne/garde.html

 

http://www.ac-amiens.fr/academie/pedagogie/anglais/teachers/training/training-billyelliot.htm

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Blade Runner 

 The script 

http://www.stanford.edu/~aigeanta/creation/vince/script.html

and more

http://scribble.com/uwi/br/off-world.html

Blade Runner in class

http://www.ardecol.ac-grenoble.fr/english/brunner/index.htm

 

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Bowling for Columbine

http://www.bowlingforcolumbine.com/media/clips/index.php

trailer, film clips, photo gallery, soundtrack

vocabulary + main people

www.eslnotes.com/movies/pdf/Bowling-for-Columbine.pdf

 

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Braveheart

http://www.filmeducation.org/filmlib/Braveheart.pdf  (teacher's notes)

 

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Dead Man Walking

activity  worksheet

http://www.ac-toulouse.fr/anglais/vigo1.html

 

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East is East

Themes

http://www.britishcouncil.org.ar/english/infoexch/east_is_east.htm

script extract

http://www.anglistik.unibonn.de/staff/ofiles/GLC1Sum01-U2.pdf

Film reviews

http://www.popmatters.com/film/reviews/e/east-is-east.html

http://flakmag.com/film/east.html

http://web.uct.ac.za/depts/ricsa/about/staffpgs/east.htm

http://www.haro-online.com/movies/east_is_east.html

http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/EastIsEast-1096281/

 

Class work

activities

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Elephant

http://www.ac-nancy-metz.fr/enseign/cinemaAV/elephant/default.htm

http://www.ac-nancy-metz.fr/enseign/cinemaAV/elephant/fiches0.html (teacher's notes  )

 

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Four weddings and a funeral

worksheets

http://www.kvenno.is/englishmovies/verkefni/Yfirlit/four_weddings_and_a_funeral.htm

 

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 Frankenstein

Films about Frankenstein

                       http://members.aon.at/frankenstein/frankenstein-introduction.htm

                        A study of Frankenstein (K. Branagh's film)

                        http://www.filmeducation.org/filmlib/Frankenstein.pdf

                        A spoof ... for fun

                        http://ia201131.eu.archive.org/1/items/One_stormy_night/Life05c.mov

                   Film extract activity

                         description (pdf)   students worksheets (pdf)

                          see literature too

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Gangs of new york

historical background

http://herbertasbury.com/gangsofnewyork/

 

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The Grapes of Wrath

film script

http://geocities.com/classicmoviescripts/script/grapesofwrath.txt

a multimedia approach of the beginning of the film

http://www.ac-nantes.fr/peda/disc/lv/anglais/grapeaa.htm

Listen to Ma Joad and to Tom Joad
Read a summary and evaluation of the film
Read about the making of the film

http://www.univie.ac.at/Anglistik/easyrider/data/tjmovie.htm

dossier en français

http://www.cndp.fr/tice/teledoc/dossiers/dossier_raisins.htm

see literature too

 

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Grease

Worksheets

http://www.kvenno.is/englishmovies/verkefni/Yfirlit/grease.htm

 

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Harry Potter

http://harrypotter.warnerbros.com/

 

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The Kid

a useful file in French

http://www.forumdesimages.net/education/thekid/garde.html

http://herbertasbury.com/gangsofnewyork/

 

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The Lord of the Rings

http://www.lordoftherings.net/index_flat.html

 

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The Maltese Falcon

 The Maltese Falcon in class

http://www.ardecol.ac-grenoble.fr/english/falcon/falchome.htm

                                                                                            

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My Fair Lady

video and sound extracts

http://www.audrey1.com/lady.html

 

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North By Northwest 

a reel by reel study...

http://www.english.uiuc.edu/104/northwest/index.html

 

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Pearl Harbour

the official site

http://studio.go.com/movies/pearlharbor/flash/index.html

 

Titanic

film script

http://blake.prohosting.com/bamzone/titanic.txt

notes for the English teacher

http://www.eslnotes.com/movies/word/titanic.doc

 

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Witness

film script 
http://www.screenplay.com/downloads/scripts/witness.pdf

notes for the English teacher

http://www.eslnotes.com/movies/html/witness.html

a study of the film

http://hsc.csu.edu.au/english/standard/close_study/witness/EngStandard1236witness.htm

Film worksheets:

Film worksheet 1

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Orson Welles - Who is out there?

This film explores the new view of extraterrestrial life now emerging from the results of probes to the planets.
 The  film discusses the conclusion of a number of distinguished scientists that other intelligent civilizations exist in the universe

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-6292577234133732501&q=649442