This page contains and variety of useful documents that can be used in the classroom. Please note that the films previously here have been moved to the Films for the classroom page.
Click here to access The Screen Online page about different camera shots, camera movement and camera angles created by Gemma Starkey at the BFI. If the video won’t load you can also use these links:
Click here to download the Smartboard ‘Spot the shots’ file for the film In a Heartbeat
Vintagio iPod touch /iPad app for creating silent movies
iMovie iPod /iPad app for video shooting, editing and uploading
Freeplaymusic.com Site for downloading copyright free music. You can search by mood or genre.
8 and a half Not for profit organisation spreading the word about World Cinema. Lots of suggestions of films to use.
Writing Ladders Media Lit PowerPoint
A guide to using iMovie. Please note that this guide needs updating as it is for iOS7 version of iMovie.
Sentence Filming Modal Verbs
Useful sentence stems for writing camera shots.
Comparing Storyboard to the finished film.
Keepvid.com Online tool for downloading videos from sites such as Youtube. Please check the copyright information for each video before downloading.
Snipmp3.com Can be used for saving the audio from online videos. Please check copyright details for each films before use.
Blank Case study
Blank Shot Discussion Builder This template has drop down lists of questions you can add to your own screenshots. You can see an example of how it was used below.