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This series - Genre-nators
9 x 45 minute lessons with videos, teacher pack and downloadable activity sheets
The lessons explore the ways filmmakers manipulate production elements in the development of specific common genres.
Students discuss and analyse the choices made by media makers creating short films.
Students are provided with the opportunity to experiment with the codes and conventions of different genres through discussion, analysis and practical production.
Students also explore and adapt the techniques and genres to suit a subject and topic focus appropriate to their needs.
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