A unique 7-part series of documentary films about people learning English in different countries around the world. Made by independent UK filmmaker Daniel Emmerson, the series features students from across the world who have different methods and reasons for learning English. With subtitles and classroom materials.
Welcome to a kingdom divided. In modern day Britain, prejudice and discrimination affect the lives of two individuals. Michael struggles to live amongst a multicultural society, whilst Aryan suffers from racism. This leads to a shocking confrontation with a dangerous and uncertain ending. By Marcus Essberger and Samuel Calverley, with subtitles and classroom materials. (13 minutes) See comments
Learn the extraordinary yet real reason why the Leaning Tower of Pisa leans! As they say, "fact is sometimes stranger than fiction." This animated cartoon (by Anthony Essberger at age 12) reveals for the first time the traumatic event that years ago caused the Tower of Pisa to nearly collapse. (15 seconds) See comments