10 Through a New Lens 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

You will connect with film experts from the community to learn about documentary filmmaking. You will be taught how to take an idea from conception through to a finished product. You will create a short film that tells local stories about a person, event or place while exploring the heritage and identity of our local community. There will be a screening of the short films that whānau will be invited to and films can be entered into a film festival.

  • How does filmmaking help us to capture the hidden stories? 
  • How does knowing others' stories change our 'lens'?


Learning Areas:

English: Semester 1 Yr 9 & 10, Semester 1: Year 9 & 10


Media Studies 111 - Mahi Pāpāho 111, Media Studies 121 - Mahi Pāpāho 121