Our friends, the educational charity, Filmclub are keeping us up-to-date with new movies in cinemas this week and telling us what they’re like!
Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has To Travel (2011, PG)
Director: Lisa Immordino Vreeland, Bent-Jorgen Perlmutt, Frederic Tcheng
Cast: Diana Vreeland
This is a documentary about a really famous fashion designer called Diana Vreeland. The film tells the tale of how she became so good at designing clothes. She had to fight a lot of problems to get the job she wanted. People didn’t believe in her and kept telling her she couldn’t do it. But she didn’t let that stop her! It’s a really inspirational movie!
Like this? Then also try these great films: Bill Cunningham New York (2012, 12),
Coco Before Chanel (2009, 12), The September Issue (2009, 12)
Liberal Arts (2012, 12)
Director: Josh Radner
Cast: Elizabeth Olsen, Josh Radnor, Zac Efron, Richard Jenkins, Allison Janey
This is a funny film about a guy called Jesse that’s really sad and not feeling too great. Jesse ends up meeting a really good friend but he’s not sure if they can be friends or not. So to find out they send each other some good old fashioned letters instead of using emails and the internet.
Like this? Then also try these great films: The Social Network (2010, 12), Albatross (2011, 15)
FILMCLUB is a nationwide education charity and experts in film for young people. The initiative offers access to thousands of popular and classic films from around the world for young people and teachers to watch and discuss in their school film clubs.
If you would like a club in your school as your teacher to visit www.filmclub.org for more information. And don’t forget you can browse the website for fantastic film recommendations for all the family!