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The history of film making:
Listen to the first 3 minutes of this BBC Radio 4 programme and answer the questions below;
THE FIRST ACTION MOVIE
*Remember: Don't worry if you can't understand every word!
1. How did the Lumiere Brothers frighten their live audience?
2. What do you think Penny means by the phrase "mind jumps"?
3. When and where was the very first film shot?
4. What does Penny claim was in the North of England in the early years of the 20th Century?
Now discuss a film you have enjoyed... could be a romance, a comedy or another action film. Talk about the location of the film.
Now watch a clip of your chosen film on Youtube, make some notes about the location it was made.
If you are in a group, discuss your ideas...
Creative Writing: C1+
Imagine you are a film maker; Write a short essay about a made up film and include; film title, story line and plot. Also think of a location you would like to visit in order to make this film. 200 words
Lumiere Brother's Arrival of the train