Welcome to Teaching Trailers 2017: Secondary

Teaching Trailers is a classroom resource that features brand-new trailers for a wide range of 2017’s film releases. Including a range of engaging, curriculum-relevant activities, this resource is suitable for use in English and Media Studies lessons with students aged 11-18.

Use the filter tags below to view all 36+ trailers by film genre.

The Limehouse Golem
Hampstead
Dunkirk
Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul
Cars 3
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2
Despicable Me 3
Blade Runner 2049
Jawbone
Song to Song
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
Baby Driver
Geostorm
Wonder Woman
The Red Turtle
My Cousin Rachel
Miss Sloane
The Zookeeper's Wife
Sarkar 3
Whisky Galore!
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword
Lady Macbeth
An Inconvenient Sequel
The Hitman's Bodyguard
A Man Called Ove
Spider-Man: Homecoming
Snatched
Frantz
War of the Planet of the Apes
After the Storm
The Book of Henry
My Life As A Courgette
The Mummy
The Beguiled
Churchill
The Dark Tower
American Assassin
Colossal
Victoria & Abdul

Exclusive Interviews

This year’s resource includes exclusive interviews with Dan Skinner, Executive Creative Director at The Picture Production Company, who offers unique industry insights into the purpose and process of producing film trailers.

In Cinema 2016

The Film Distributors' Association's 2017 Yearbook contains an amazing array of statistics and information on what happened at the cinema in the UK in 2016.

For information about the most successful box office hits according to genre visit our InCinema2016 site.

Teachers’ Notes

These teachers' notes offer an overview of the materials. The activities on this site are accompanied by contextual information and student worksheets in PDF and Word format, which teachers can customise to suit their students' needs.