Intro to tv drama 2014

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  • Look at the list of top 50 Television Dramas of all time – highlight ones you have seen, add more. In groups come up with a top ten list. Then try to define the genre.
  • Dr Who – Series two ‘Tooth and Claw’ (meeting Queen Victoria and up to where we see the servants locked up with the monsterThe Bleak House – fourth clip in TV Drama Clips Bank folderSpooks – Clip in the TV Drama Clips Bank folder
  • Intro to tv drama 2014

    1. 1. TV Drama
    2. 2. Lesson Outcomes  To understand what TV Dramas are  As you go through the powerpoint please answer the questions and complete activities.  All resources are on the blog – hand outs and video clips.
    3. 3. Why do we watch Television Drama?  What pleasures do spectators experience through watching TV drama? Think about your own response to the drama you watch Cranford, BBC1 Dr Who, BBC1
    4. 4. A Definition: How would you define Television Drama  A story that is presented in a dramatic way and explores a range of genres, from soap opera to science-fiction to costume drama.  A piece of film that engages with the issues of the day in an accessible fashion, i.e. through believable characters, through fantastic locations or plots.
    5. 5. What TV Dramas do we know  Write down the names of as many TV Dramas that you can think of.  Share your list with your partner.  Look at the list provided – which of these have you seen, which ones do you think should be added to the list?  Can you group them according to genre?  Working with another group come up with your Top Ten (you will share them with the class)
    6. 6. What do TV Dramas have in common  Think about your Top Ten list.  What do they have in common – think about characters, narratives, sets and settings, camerawork, use of dialogue, sound and music.  Come up with ten ‘rules’ that TV Dramas have to stick to.
    7. 7. Do these TV Dramas follow the rules? Doctor Who The Bleak House Spooks Clips are included on the blog below this ppt Do you need to modify your rules?

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