Film English

FilmEnglishAs I told you in our last lesson, Film English is a wonderful site by Kieran Donaghy that provides lesson plans designed around short films. It is highly popular and lots of teachers visit it.

It has received critical acclaim winning various awards, including winner of Best Individual Blog and Runner-up in The Best Use of Video in the 2011 Edublog Awards; the 2011  Site of the Year; and British Council Teaching English Featured Blog of the Month.

It also won a British Council ELTons award for Innovation in Teacher Resources and won the MEDEA Award for User-Generated Educational Media, the most important media and education award in Europe, in 2013. (

You can get stories for you own lessons from these pages:

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Future Shorts

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