There are still some places left for the two MIA film events listed below, which will be most useful for MIA & Film Studies pupils. More details are available at this link, http://www.queensfilmtheatre.com/learning/post-primary
School groups can now book online, using this promo code on the booking page, simply type in the word at the prompt: learning
THURS 11 DEC, 10.15AM-1PM
2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY (U) + ILLUSTRATED TALK WITH MIKE CATTO
Supports GCSE MIA component 1 & GCE film genre topic.
This event promises to be an immersive film experience for pupils that will include an informative, contextual introduction before the screening. This film’s revolutionary use of music, special effects, and its epic story spanning millions of years and light-years, continues to influence the sci-fi genre. UK/US. 1968. Dir: Stanley Kubrick. 2 hrs 21 mins.
RAISING ARIZONA (15)
THURS 5 FEB, 10.30AM-12.30PM.
Supports A2 MIA
This screening event, presented in association with Into Film, is specifically designed to support AS level MIA pupils, as Raising Arizona is one of the set films. There will be a contextual introduction to the film with a film tutor who will outline key points that will develop film language and critical analysis skills. It will also be an enjoyable learning experience , with superb performances from Nicolas Cage and Holly Hunter as the childless couple, and direction by auteur American filmmakers the Coen Brothers. US. 1987. Dir: Joel Coen. 1hr 34 mins.
Tickets cost £3.00 per pupil, with up to 2 free teacher tickets available to school groups.
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