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Touch The Sun - Being Different

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The video Captain Johnno is used to develop empathetic student responses to disability and cultural difference, and to develop their understanding and acceptance of diversity in their community.

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Touch The Sun - Captain Johnno

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These activities focus on life for those who are seen as different because of their disability or culture. Students explore the issues through the film techniques used to tell the story.

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Touch The Sun - Captain Johnno B

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Students undertake film analysis and research to explore conflict in the family and in the community; immigration and multicultural society; and the Australian identity and masculinity.

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Touch The Sun - Devil's Hill

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Students analyse some of the techniques used to tell stories on film. They explore fear and handling fear, conflict and the film-makers apparent ambivalence towards the Australian landscape.

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Touch The Sun - Peter & Pompey

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Students explore the relationships between the characters and the film language used to tell the story.

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Touch The Sun - The Gift

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Useful for teaching about television genre, this program shows the artificial and constructed nature of quiz shows. The activities also explore conflict and environmental issues.

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Touch The Sun - Top Enders

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Students explore some film techniques, characterisation, stereotyping, juxtaposition, and storyboarding. They discuss these themes in the film: growing up, risk taking, adventure and independence.

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