THEMES

Films are about stories and filmmakers rely on moving images to communicate the meaning of a story. The central themes and ideas in a film’s story are often suggested in its trailer.

WATCH

Watch this trailer for Selma looking out for the themes of the film. Which of the following themes do you think will be most significant?:

  • DEMOCRACY
  • FAMILY
  • FREEDOM
  • JUSTICE
  • LEADERSHIP
  • PROTEST
  • RACISM
  • SOLIDARITY

TASK

Now complete this chart to collect your ideas about the themes represented.

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