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.

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

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.