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The Scope of Film Policies: Film Literacy, Creativeness and Film Heritage

Manchester Metropolitan University, 28th November 2018, 5:30 pm, Geoffrey Manton, Lecture Theatre 3. Book here: https://the-scope-of-film-policies.eventbrite.com  Films are a key element of contemporary cultures and have a great potential to frame political, social and economic discourse. Public intervention in the film … Continue reading

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French GCSE Study Morning: Belle et Sebastien: L’aventure continue

Wednesday 5th December 2018, 10:00 am – 1:00pm at HOME Introduction, screening and language activities. Lead by Dr Isabelle Vanderschelden. This study morning will look at relevant themes in relation to France, including childhood, family, rurl France, regions and historical … Continue reading

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Spanish A2 Study Day: Volver

Tuesday 20th November 2018, 10:30 am – 3:00 pm at HOME (2 Tony Wilson Place M15 4FN) Introduction to the film, interactive session and screening with Dr Carmen Herrero. This A2 study session will examine the key themes of family … Continue reading

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A2 Study Days: Volver (Spanish, 20th Nov) and Les Cowboys (French, 21st Nov)

Come and join us for these Study Days at the fantastic HOME centre! Spanish A2 Study Day: Volver (Dir. Pedro Almodóvar, 2006)  Tue 20 November 2018, 10:30 – 15:00 This A2 study session will include an introduction to Pedro Almodóvar’s Volver, examining the … Continue reading

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Language and Identity: Explorations through Film (OWRI Cross-Language Dynamics)

Come and joins us at this event! As part of our joint collaboration with the University of Manchester for the AHRC OWRI funded project “Cross-Language Dynamics”, FLAME is excited to announce this film festival. Showcasing four films from former students … Continue reading

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INSET Using Short Films Creatively in the Portuguese Language Classroom 6th April 2019

Saturday  6th April 2019 10:30 am— 04:00 pm Business School MMU (3.21/3.22) REGISTRATION LINK: https://tropouk.weebly.com/ (registration available soon, NB. Limited places.) Designed as an interactive session, this workshop will provide a framework for introducing film literacy and critical analysis strategies … Continue reading

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The Scope of Film Policies: Film Literacy, Creativeness and Film Heritage, by Dr Susana de la Sierra (Leverhulme Trust Lectures) @MMU 28Nov2018

Films are a key element of contemporary cultures and have a great potential to frame political, social and economic discourse. Public intervention in the film industry has long existed and it has pursued a wide variety of goals, some of … Continue reading

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INSET Using Video Games and Storytelling in Language Teaching and Learning: French / Spanish

Spaces still available for this Saturday 10th November! Contact via email (M.Suarez@mmu.ac.uk) if the online shop is closed or not working. CPD for MLF teachers This INSET event is aimed at teachers of French and Spanish working in Sixth Forms … Continue reading

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New Mills Festival Fringe. Screening: El Olivo (The Olive Tree) Dir. Icíar Bollaín

Film Screening with subtitles and accompanying presentation by Dr Carmen Herrero. Tuesday 18th September 2018, 7pm – 9pm. Spring Banks Art Centre, Spring Banks, SK22 4BH  

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INSET Using Short Films for Critical Analysis in Language Teaching and Learning: French / Spanish

CPD for MFL teachers This INSET event is aimed primarily at teachers of French and Spanish working with year 12 and 13. It is informed by new developments in the A Level curriculum. Designed as an interactive workshop it provides … Continue reading

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