English Unlimited HAK/HUM 1, Schulbuch

Ó ig3p98 World cinema Listen to eight short extracts from films. Match each extract with a kind of film. a documentary a comedy an action film an animated film a drama a science fiction film a horror film a romantic film Think of some examples of each kind of film. Example: Well, Shrek’s an animated film … What kinds of film do you like? What kinds do you not like? Why? Read the cinema programme. What kind of film is on each day? Example: Monday: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, a fantasy film. Tuesday … 1 Vocabulary Films a 4zm3uq 41 b c 2 Reading THE PICTURE HOUSE FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM (Britain, 133 min) Mon 30 Oct, 7.00 p.m. A fantasy film straight from the incredible imagination of J. K. Rowling. This prequel to the Harry Potter series follows Newt Scamander, a young English wizard, across the pond with his extraordinary suitcase of magical creatures. The thrills come quicker even than the adventures at Hogwarts. Prepare to be amazed by this fantastic film. JUNO (Canada/USA, 96 min) Tue 31 Oct, 7.30 p.m. 16-year-old Juno gets pregnant and faces a difficult decision: abortion or adoption? Mr and Mrs Loring, who have been waiting for a baby for years, seem to be the ideal parents. Gradually Juno realises that nothing is as it seems as her life becomes more and more complicated. THE OTHERS (Spain, 100 min) Wed 1 Nov, 2.30 p.m. & 7.30 p.m. It is 1945, and Grace Stewart (Nicole Kidman) and her children live alone in a huge house. One of the children sees people no one else can see, and things become stranger and stranger. Are Grace and her children really alone? The Others is considered to be one of the scariest films of its time. 2 DAYS IN PARIS (France, 96 min) Thu 2 Nov, 7.30 p.m. This beautiful film was written, directed by and starred Julie Delpy. It’s an intelligent romantic comedy about a French photographer and her American boyfriend on a two-day visit to her family in Paris, which they hope will be better than their previous visit to Venice. It also stars Delpy’s real-life parents and her cat, Max. YEELEN (Mali, 105 min) Fri 3 Nov, 8.00 p.m. This classic drama was directed by Malian film-maker Souleymane Cissé and was the best film of the 1987 Cannes film festival. Yeelen is set in the 13th century and tells the story of Niankoro, a young man who uses magic to fight his father, a dangerous magician. Who will have the more powerful skills? FAMILY FILM DESPICABLE ME 3 (USA, 90 min) Sat 4 Nov, 11.30 a.m., 3.00 p.m. & 6.30 p.m. Gru, Lucy and the Anti-Villain league are on the tail of new evil mastermind Balthazar Bratt, an 80’s child star who has turned to crime. This hilarious comedy could be funnier even than the first two, and of course contains the wonderful minions, perhaps the funniest animated characters of all time, who are captured to perfection. Box Office The Picture House, Hay Street, Perth / Ticket Prices Adults $13.50. Over 60s / students / under 15s $9.00 106 9 Unit Getting together „„make arrangements to meet „„write and reply to an invitation „„write a thank-you note Goals „„find information in a cinema programme „„talk about films „„make and respond to suggestions Nur zu Prüfzwecken – Eigentum des Verlags öbv