Male and Female (clip 1)
Teenagers discuss gender roles
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Teenagers voice their opinions on gender stereotypes and the roles of women and men.
From the Scottish Health Education Unit series 'Teenage-Talk In'.
Questions & Activities
- What examples are given of stereotypical and non-stereotypical behaviours by men and women in this clip?
- Where does the voice-over support the images and where does it go against what we are seeing?
- What filmmaking techniques are used in this film?
- What public health films or campaigns do you remember seeing?
Discuss the filmmaking techniques used and whether or not you find them effective for a film that was intended to spark discussion amongst teenagers.
Create a scene for an updated version of this film.
Hold a debate on gender equality.
Find out from someone you know what it was like being a teenager in the 1970s and 1980s.
|Resource Rights Holder||National Library of Scotland|
|Genre||Public Health Film, Educational Film, Educational Documentary|
|School Subject||Literacy, Health & Wellbeing, History, Social Studies, Social History|
|Subject Matter||Equality and inequalities, women's history, gender, Stereotypes, relationships, teenagers, public health|
|Who||Sarah Erulkar, director and writer, Iain Smith, production manager, Eddie McConnell, camera operator, Laurie Hardie-Brown, producer, Dorothy Paul, actor|
|Event||Teenage Talk In series|