Le Cinéma Français: Contemporary Dramas and the Nouvelle Vague for A Level French Students

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This event last happened on 29 November 2019

Friday 29th November, 2019
10:30 - 15:30

Please note: This day is for students and teachers only. Members of the public will not be admitted, so if you are not a student or teacher, please do not book as this will not be refunded.

Before booking, please call 0114 279 6511 and ask to speak to the Young Audiences Coordinator (Linnea) to check availability, or email.

This study day has been structured in response to the A Level specifications. Conducted in French, the morning session will compare Truffaut’s seminal Les 400 Coups (1959), Godard’s A bout de soufflé (1960) and Varda’s Cleo de 5 à 7 (1962) to contemporary films which present current social issues of class and ethnic divisions like Kassovitz’s La Haine (1995), Cantet’s Entre les Murs (2008) and Sciamma’s Bande de filles (2014). Through exploring key scenes and applying textual analysis, students will simultaneously extend vocabulary while improving their understanding of film language. In the afternoon there will be an introduced screening of La Haine.

Led by Dr. Emily Salines, Senior Lecturer, University of the Arts London

Suitable for AS and A Level French

PRICING

£10 per student; £1 for accompanying adults.
£40 for teachers attending without students.

HOW TO BOOK

Before booking, please call 0114 279 6511 and ask to speak to the Young Audiences Coordinator to check availability, or email.

PAYMENT

Payment can be made over the phone, online, or by post. Your places are not confirmed until payment has been received.

By PHONE:
Call 0114 279 6511 and ask for Linnea, who will go through the booking form with you over the phone.
Monday - Friday, 9 - 17:30.
Credit/debit cards only.

ONLINE:
Please click here to be taken to the payment page.

By POST:
Complete and return the booking form below and attach a cheque/card details to:

Young Audiences Coordinator
Showroom Workstation
15 Paternoster Row
Sheffield
S1 2BX

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Confirmation of booking will be sent by email to the named contact: this should always be the teacher leading the group. You must acknowledge receipt of the email confirmation; this enables us to know the booking is correct. This confirmation also serves as receipt and must be brought on the day of the event. Lunches are not provided. If you have any questions, please call the above number, or email Linnea.

If you have to cancel your booking, please let us know as soon as possible as often we have waiting lists for events. If you inform us up to 14 days before the event date, you will be given a full refund. If not, there will be an administration charge levied, based on the number of students attending.

Please note: This day is for students and teachers only. Members of the public will not be admitted, so if you are not a student or teacher, please do not book as this will not be refunded.

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