Anti-Bullying Week - view our curated set of films and download our free resource!
14th November, 2012
Working with the theme of this year’s Anti-Bullying Week - "Making Bullying Unacceptable" - we have curated a thought-provoking series of films which highlight the importance of taking a stand when you see someone in trouble.
Our accompanying in-depth resource encourages clubs to discuss the effects of bullying on the victim and the bully, and the various methods to stop the bullying. Anti-Bullying Week takes place 19 - 23 November.
Anti-Bullying Week films
About A Boy (12, 11+)
The tale of an unlikely bond between bachelor Will and an odd young boy with a depressed mother.
Dumbo (U, 5+)
Walt Disney's classic film about a baby elephant that is ridiculed for his big ears.
Scrooge (U, 7+)
Scrooge is a mean boss but a visit from ghosts on Christmas has a dramtic effect on him.
Back To The Future (PG, 9+)
80s teenager Marty McFly who travels back in time to deal with with his father's bully and 1950s life.
Holes (PG, 7+)
Stanley Yelnats was in the wrong place at the wrong time and is sent to dig holes as therapy.
These are two short films about the importance and consequences of speaking out about bullying.
Gran Torino (15, 14+)
A retired army veteran deals with gang violence in the neighbourhood.
To order and review our full list of films go to our Anti-Bullying Week Topic page
Our in-depth resource contains synopses, reviews, activity starters and discussion points - excellent tools for engaging with the issues and complexities surrounding bullying.DOWNLOAD
FILMCLUB is very pleased to be supporting BeatBullying's mission to make bullying unacceptable. In addition, BeatBullying has developed a series of individual and school missions, in the form of FREE resources for you to download, challenging young people to take positive action to tackle bullying head-on. To download anti-bullying missions for your school, visit www.beatbullying.org/ABW2012Return to all posts
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