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The best short films for life-long learning, recommended BY teachers FOR teachers. Every episode features "my 3 favorite shorts" as chosen by guests across all areas of learning. A 1/2 hour show published fortnightly, with 7-10min highlights on YouTube every other week. New in 2017: featured guests now include filmmakers and curators/distributors. Made in Australia, the Short Film capital of the world!

The best short films for life-long learning, recommended BY teachers FOR teachers. Every episode features "my 3 favorite shorts" as chosen by guests across all areas of learning. A 1/2 hour show published fortnightly, with 7-10min highlights on YouTube every other week. New in 2017: featured guests now include filmmakers and curators/distributors. Made in Australia, the Short Film capital of the world!
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The best short films for life-long learning, recommended BY teachers FOR teachers. Every episode features "my 3 favorite shorts" as chosen by guests across all areas of learning. A 1/2 hour show published fortnightly, with 7-10min highlights on YouTube every other week. New in 2017: featured guests now include filmmakers and curators/distributors. Made in Australia, the Short Film capital of the world!

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English


Episodes

S2 Ep3 - Animation for learning - Cath Murphy

4/7/2017
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Q1: When can making impulsive decisions be disastrous? Q2: How can animation be used as therapy? Q3: What can students learn from funny animations about birds? Animator, nurse and educator Cath Murphy shares 3 films with the answers to these questions. Full notes and links: http://tinyurl.com/SFTL2Ep3 --------

Duration:00:32:08

S2 Ep2 - Teach With Movies - Deborah Elliott & James Frieden

3/23/2017
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Teach With Movies (http://www.teachwithmovies.org) was founded in 1998 by James Frieden & Deborah Elliott. This labour-of-love has produced lesson plans for over 425 movies and fosters social-emotional learning. Watch this show on YouTube: [publishing 31 Mar] or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to films loved: Sofia Coppola: Suntory Time (extract from Lost in Translation) | https://youtu.be/XElQLXXyblk Deepa Mehta: Water |...

Duration:00:33:29

S2 Ep1 - English Language Teaching - James Taylor

3/9/2017
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Guest: ‘The Teacher James’ is an English Language Teacher who champions teacher networks. Among other things, he produces TEFL Commute, a podcast for language teachers. Watch this show on YouTube: [publishing 17 Mar] or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Julien Bocabeille (& others): Oktapodi | https://vimeo.com/4352688 Steve Cutts: Man | https://youtu.be/WfGMYdalClU Sebastian Cosor: The Scream |...

Duration:00:31:04

Ep 21 - Leadership, Indigenous culture and identity - Michelle Evans

12/19/2016
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Guest: Michelle Evans is the Assoc. Prof. in Leadership at Charles Sturt University, NSW. As the Founding Head of the VCA Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts & Cultural Development, a 2013 Fullbright Scholar… the list goes on… Michelle knows a thing or two about leadership! Watch this show on YouTube: https://youtu.be/CkLX9IIwbKg or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Darlene Johnson: Two Bob Mermaid |...

Duration:00:31:14

Ep 20 - Preaching, Christian teaching & communication - Allan Demond

12/2/2016
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Guest: Allan Demond pastors a church in Melbourne’s east, teaches preaching and has a PhD in Homiletics and Education Theory. Originally from Canada, he has plenty of tips that teachers across all disciplines can learn from, regardless of belief or ideology. Watch this show on YouTube: https://youtu.be/GqMNZl8hAFw or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: NewHope Media: Paula Shares Her Story |...

Duration:00:30:37

Ep 19 - Script-writing, Filmmaking as teacher & practitioner - Aidan Prewett

11/18/2016
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Guest: Aidan Prewett teaches Interactive Digital Media, Music Industry and Junior music at South Oakleigh College, Melbourne. He’s also a filmmaker with his own new feature film “A Venue For The End of The World” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JccZTTlLfJQ&feature=youtu.be) likening politicians with rock-stars has received awards around the world. Watch this show on YouTube: https://youtu.be/pSSY1N4PZR0 or subscribe on iTunes:...

Duration:00:31:10

Ep 18 - Homeschooling History, Maths - Dellna Illavia

11/3/2016
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Guest: Dellna Illavia is a Registered Medical Herbalist (http://www.wayofhealth.co.uk) and homeschool educator to her two daughters Summer and Skye who are part of the conversation. Featuring 3 films: [1] Suffragette (feature) [2] Horrible Histories [3] Math Antics. Watch this show on YouTube: https://youtu.be/uxQLp2BeF6U or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Sarah Gavron: Suffragette (Feature) | iTunes...

Duration:00:34:57

Ep18 bonus - Dellna Illavia, on Why we homeschool - the biggest decision of my life

11/3/2016
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This is part of the extended discussion with Dellna Illavia, Registered Medical Herbalist and homeschool mum. For the full discussion, see Short Films Teachers Love Episode 18: https://soundcloud.com/shortfilmsteacherslove/ep-18-homeschooling-history-maths-dellna-illavia

Duration:00:08:29

Ep 17 - Media and digital learning, children’s TV - Peter Maggs

10/21/2016
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Guest: Peter Maggs is a former Secondary teacher, teacher-trainer, and Head of Education at the Australian Children’s Television Foundation. Featuring 3 films: [1] Special School Students Identify Benefits of Digital Learning [2] I think: A Load of Old Rubbish [3] Stephanie’s Little Lunch. Watch this show on YouTube: [publishing 28 Oct] or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: DET: Special School Students...

Duration:00:32:33

Ep 16 - LGBT identity, Indigenous issues - Jason Jewell

9/30/2016
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Guest: Jason Jewell is the Head of English at McKinnon Secondary College in Melbourne, Australia with a passion for literature, social justice and short films. Featuring 3 films: [1] This is How You’ll Make Your Bed in Prison [2] Boy [3] Oranges. Watch this show on YouTube: [publishing 14 Oct] or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Katie Mitchell : This is How You’ll Make Your Bed in Prison |...

Duration:00:33:00

Ep 15 - English Language Teaching - Kieran Donaghy

9/15/2016
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Guest: Kieran Donaghy is an English Language Teacher, teacher trainer, author, speaker and the engine behind the free resource website Film-English (http://film-english.com). Featuring 3 films: [1] The Present [2] The Mirror [3] The Notebook. Watch this show on YouTube: https://youtu.be/B_HOr-zSftw or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Jacob Frey : The Present | https://vimeo.com/152985022 Antoine...

Duration:00:31:37

Ep 14 - Co-creative media, Digital Storytelling - Elizabeth Heck

9/3/2016
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Guest: Elizabeth Heck is a media educator, PhD candidate at Queensland Uni of Technology and mother of two. Her work explores the community uses of co-creative, collaborative storytelling. She tweets @ElizabHk (https://twitter.com/ElizabHk). Watch this show on YouTube: http://youtu.be/itp2N8yDwY0 or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: StoryCorp: Q & A | https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eO7sKVKMO2s Anna...

Duration:00:26:32

Ep 13 - Gr6 Media, writing film notes & hyperdocs - Heather Marshall

8/19/2016
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Guest: Heather Marshall is a 6th Grade teacher who would much rather create & share great lessons than garden, cook or knit. She shares her work http://twitter.com/MsMarshallCMS and www.middleschoolmind.com. Watch the highlights on YouTube: https://youtu.be/j0TJTJHYpPw or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Bill Plympton: The Cow Who Wanted to be a Hamburger | https://youtu.be/TJ6Bvmdelpk (trailer),...

Duration:00:30:55

Ep 12 - Theatre Studies, live art and performance - Assoc.Prof. Paul Rae

8/4/2016
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Guest: Assoc. Prof. Paul Rae lectures at the University of Melbourne in the School of Culture and Communication and spent 17yrs in Singapore. Watch this show on YouTube: https://youtu.be/jxrYBcWKanY or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Samuel Beckett: Catastrophe | http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x2v84c_catastrophe-di-beckett-2000-con-har_music Joshua Sofaer: What is Live Art? |...

Duration:00:31:35

Ep 11 - Elementary literacy, teacher support - Debbie Aholt & Ruth Howard

7/21/2016
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Guests: Debbie Aholt is an instructional coach for Ruth Howard at the Meridian Elementary school in Boise, Idaho. Ruth teaches literacy and numeracy across a number of Grade levels. Watch this show on YouTube: https://youtu.be/zyvcBPjcUhg or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Abbott & Costello: Who’s on First | http://youtu.be/kTcRRaXV-fg Pixar: For The Birds | http://youtu.be/tRS4X-kVQ1M Soul Pancake:...

Duration:00:31:39

Ep 10 - EAL (English as Additional Language), expat teaching - Nicole James

6/24/2016
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Guest: Nicole James is an Australian expat teacher of English who currently teaches English as an Additional Language in the UK. Watch this show on YouTube: http://youtu.be/BFU2QblHk8U or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Tim Burton: Vincent | http://youtu.be/fxQcBKUPm8o Oliver Butler: Inevitable Heartache | http://youtu.be/lonfSjSgS6A Daniel Tenni: Restare Uniti | http://youtu.be/e6gs_WJbwOM...

Duration:00:29:39

Ep 9 - Psychology, Character Science, Wellbeing - Anna Box

6/10/2016
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Guest: Anna Box is a professional psychologist who trains individuals and groups about the power of film to better understand our emotions and values. Watch this show on YouTube: https://youtu.be/JQWF8C0oToM or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Baz Luhrmann: Strictly Ballroom | http://youtu.be/BAQWf1dJH3Y TVC compilation (various): Ship Song Project (http://youtu.be/bG7wbAfcKUI) | Inspired by Iceland...

Duration:00:32:40

Ep9 bonus - Anna Box, on analyzing ads

6/9/2016
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This is an additional 10min discussion about the four advertisements chosen by Anna Box in Ep9 of the Short Films Teachers Love podcast. Here, Anna talks about her work with focus groups and the importance of hitting the emotional rather than the rational aspects of a campaign. FULL EPSIODE: http://soundcloud.com/shortfilmsteacherslove/ep-9-psychology-character-science-wellbeing-anna-box

Duration:00:10:39

Ep 8 - Media arts, Filmmaking, Health&PE - Karen Chandler

5/26/2016
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Guest: Karen Chandler heads a new Media Arts program at St Thomas More College in Brisbane, Australia. Watch this show on YouTube: http://youtu.be/xsyufxS2BvY or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Jason van Genderen: The Unspoken | http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttA2Nk-bFog Ben Howling & Yolanda Ramke: Cargo | http://vimeo.com/56629974 Mike Foxall: You Are So Dead |...

Duration:00:29:34

Ep 7 - Art, Filmmaking, Avant-Garde - Peter Tammer

5/13/2016
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Guest: Filmmaker Peter Tammer taught for over 20 years from the 1970s at Australia’s first film school, Swinburne School of Film & TV (later Victorian College of the Arts School of Film & TV). This is a personal interview by former student and podcast host. Watch this show on YouTube: https://youtu.be/4Rvi4nuEV0w or subscribe on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/short-films-teachers-love/id1086360297 Links to short films loved: Bruce Conner: Report (1967) |...

Duration:00:34:42