Getting to Know… Il Postino for A Level Edexcel Italian

Getting to Know... Il Postino for A Level Edexcel Italian

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure comprehensive understanding of Il postino – a film directed by Michael Radford and written by Furio and Giacomo Scarpelli in collaboration, amongst others, with Massimo Troisi and Michael Radford himself.

Students will explore this engaging film about a fictional friendship between a postman and Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, and be fully prepared for the writing exam.

The structure offers the perfect balance between guided classwork and independent study:

  • Before: Students will familiarise themselves with the social, cultural, political and geographical context of the film, as well as technical vocabulary, the director.
  • During: The film is broken into key sections to provide in-depth active learning opportunities for students to familiarise themselves with the plot and the characters.
  • After: These sections cover the structure of the film, the themes and the cinematic style, and provide exam-style questions and model essays to help students prepare for the exam.
  • Answers are provided for all activities, including model essays and indicative content for the exam-style questions.

Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.

Price is £59
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