Films from the Future provides a unique opportunities for book clubs and reading groups to explore future technology and the challenges and opportunities it presents in fun and engaging ways!
Even better: if you’re interested in hosting a series of get-togethers around movies, or even doing a blend of movie watching and book-discussions, Films from the Future provides the perfect starting point.
If you’re in a book club or reading group (or are thinking of forming one), please feel free use the resources below. And happy reading!
A chapter by chapter reading guide to the book. And why you’re at it, why not watch the movies the book’s based on while reading the relevant chapters?
Questions for kick-starting discussion around each chapter in the book. These are just a starting point, of course!
A quick overview of all the movies in the book, together with where to watch them
One way Films from the Future is used in classes is to watch the movies associated with each chapter using a technique called Active Viewing. It’s also a great way for book clubs and reading groups to watch the movies – either on your own, or as a group!
There are a number of resources on this website that are designed for high school and college level classes, but are also likely to be of interest and use to some reading groups. Check them out here:
RESOURCES FOR TEACHERS AND EDUCATORS