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Jade Beard April 2, 2018 at 10:47 am Films, Silent Film Workshops, Uncategorized No comments

An uptight kingdom ruled by an uptight king… His mischievous young daughter rebels and releases shadow tricksters. Lots of practical jokes and laughter ensues! Holy Trinity’s silent film is all about finding a balance between hard work and discipline, and fun and having a sense of humour. Holy Trinity have a brand new play area, […]

Jade Beard April 2, 2018 at 10:41 am Uncategorized No comments

Though they be but little, they are fierce! St Ann’s have been reading Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Year 4 taught the Film in Education Workshop team all about Bottom, the fairies, and the messy love story that revolves around magic. Eventually, an ‘after the happily-ever-after’ story was crafted, exploring the issues that lay behind-the-scenes in […]

Jade Beard April 2, 2018 at 10:28 am Uncategorized No comments

8th March is International Women’s Day. International Women’s Day has been celebrated since 1908, and is a chance to celebrate the achievements of women and raise awareness for gender-specific inequalities women face globally. At Film in Education, we pride ourselves on our efforts to empower girls in the classroom. As in any sector, in the […]

Jade Beard April 2, 2018 at 10:21 am Uncategorized No comments

February 2018 saw Meg Rowlands join the team. Meg is currently in the final year of her History BA at University of Greenwich. She has been loving her position as Assistant Producer and learning all about the history of silent films along with the children. Before joining Film in Education, Meg volunteered at the Victoria […]

Jade Beard November 30, 2016 at 4:02 pm Uncategorized No comments

What a year for silent films!  We’ve worked with 15 schools to create 20 silent films, journeying across time and space to meet a myriad of fictional and factual characters.  We’ve spent time in miserable Victoria England and learnt about child’s rights, ventured into a colourful jungle to meet the magnificent Bouny Touncy and Hairy […]