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

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.