What are FILMeds?

  • FILMeds consist of several film clips and scenes woven together in a digital video format.
  • FILMeds are a digital companion to the multi-disciplinary book World Affairs in Foreign Films by Roberta Seret.
  • FILMeds include lessons in geography, history, government and human rights that offer an introduction to global hot-spots.
  • FILMeds include questions to stimulate classroom and group discussions about a country's geopolitical position.
  • FILMeds have been created by Roberta Seret with a grant from the Ford Foundation.
  • The 12 FILMeds below correspond to the 12 film chapters in World Affairs in Foreigh Films for Middle School.
  • If you are interested in learning more about FILMeds, contact us (roberta.seret@gmail.com).

    To View a Free Film Sample click here:

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    Click on the images below to view each FILMed (password protected):

The Life of Pi


Beijing Bicycle

FILMed Iran 20th C Poster


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Spirited Away

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The Counterfeiters

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The Lives of Others

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March of the Penguins

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The Other Son

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