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Filmmatters Study Guides

FilmMatters is pleased to provide free detailed lesson plans for each of the films screened in the programme.  These study guides provide a direct link between the subject matter of a film and the Ontario school curriculum.  They serve as a gateway to further discussion, discourse and learning.


Downloadable Study Guides:


Available on FilmMatters Online:

Anne and the Reverend (link to the film)
Orthodox Stance (link to the film)
The People vs. Leo Frank (link to the film)
Secrets of War (link to the film)
Seven Days of Remembrance (link to the film)
The Zigzag Kid (link to the film)

FilmMatters In-Theatre Festival 2019

Shepherd: The Story of a Jewish Dog

Other study guides available:

Azrieli – Short Film Series
A Bag of Marbles
Belle and Sebastian
A Bottle in the Gaza Sea
The Boys of Terezin
The Children of Chance
Deaf Jam
Heart of Stone
A Jewish Girl in Shanghai
Hey Hey Esther Blueberger
The Last Survivor
Louder Than A Bomb
Making the Crooked Straight
Off and Running
Once in a Lifetime
Voices Unbound
We Must Remember