FILM FESTIVAL!. Click on the movie screen to enter the Film Festival!. TABLE OF CONTENTS. Slide 1 – Title Page Slide 2 – Table of Contents Slide 3 – Objectives Slide 4 – American Movie Culture Slide 5-7 – Movie Vocabulary Slide 8-11 – Movie Genres Slide 12-16 – Movie Quiz
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There are many different movie genres. Below is a list with some of their basic features. Then the following slides look at genres more closely.
Comedies are very funny
movies that are designed
to make us laugh!
Action movies are high-energy and contain lots of stunts and fight scenes.
In a musical there is always a lot of singing and dancing!
Sci-Fi movies are very imaginative.
The setting is usually on another planet
or a far-away land with unknown aliens.
They usually take place far into the future.
Horror movies are made to
scare you! There’s usually a monster!
These movies are very serious with powerful characters and a strong plot.
The plot of romantic comedies is usually about two people who fall in love and have funny things happen to them.
An animated movie looks like
a cartoon. The characters can be
human or animals. It’s common for
famous actors to provide the voices
for some of the characters.
Which one is NOT a movie genre?
A movie that has a lot of singing and dancing is called a:
Look at the image from a movie below. Which genre does it belong to?
Watch the movie clip. Which genre does it belong to?
It’s about ____ (plot)
It’s a _____ (genre)
_______ is in it. (actors)
It’s set in ______ (background)
He/She plays ____ (character)
I ___________ (your opinion)
Now it’s your turn to be in a movie!