AQA A LEVEL SET TITLES

 

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Below are the French film and literature titles set for the AQA  A  level starting from September 2016. 

SET AQA FRENCH FILMS FROM SEPTEMBER 2016


AU REVOIR LES ENFANTS (PG) 1987 FRANCE MALLE, LOUIS £19.99 
Wartime drama set in a wintry catholic boarding school. The film probes the relationship between a young student and his reserved new Jewish classmate, who is hiding from the Germans.

    JANE CRITCHLEY ONLINE LANGUAGE GUIDE TO AU REVOIR LES ENFANTS
    Contains among many files - Teacher Guide, Amelie and General Film Vocabulary,Lesson Starters, Synopsis, Adjectives, Adjectives Exercises, WJEC Mark     Scheme plus much more.

    STUDY GUIDE

    FRENCH LANGUAGE STUDY GUIDE

    FILM VOCABULARY

    AU REVOIR LES ENFANTS ACTIVITÉS DE VOCABULAIRE

    VIEWING QUESTIONS FOR AU REVOIR LES ENFANTS

    VOCABULARY, INFORMATION & QUESTIONS ON THE HISTORICAL BACKGROUND, AND QUESTIONS & EXERCISES BASED ON THE SCENARIO

    AU REVOIR LES ENFANTS VOCABULARY QUESTIONS IN FRENCH AND ENGLISH TO HELP PREPARE FOR ASSESSMENTS

AUBERGE ESPAGNOLE/POT LUCK (15) FRANCE 2002 KLAPISCH, CEDRIC £19.99
Xavier moves into a Barcelona flat with a group of students on the European Erasmus program and soon finds himself thrust into a cultural melting pot.

    STUDY GUIDE BY SARAH LEAHY

    FRENCH LANGUAGE STUDY GUIDE

    GERMAN LANGUAGE FILM NOTES

ENTRE LES MURS/CLASS (15) 2008 FRANCE CANTET, LAURENT £17.99
Absorbing Palme d'Or winning journey into a multicultural high school in Paris over the course of a school year.

Level: AS, A2, Dip 1, Dip 2, Dip 3, Subjects: GCSE Citizen

    FRENCH LANGUAGE STUDY GUIDE BY SARAH LEAHY

    INTERVIEW WITH LAURENT CANTET AND FRANÇOIS BÉGAUDEAU

    ONLINE RESOURCE COVERING - CHARACTER & IDENTITY DEBATE & CONFLICT, EDUCATION & FILM STUDIES -

    STUDY GUIDE TO THE FILM

    FRENCH LANGUAGE STUDY GUIDE

LA HAINE (15) 1995 FRANCE KASSOVITZ, MATHIEU £19.99
Award winning film about a day on a tough Paris housing estate for three teenagers.

Level: AS, A2, KS4 , Subjects: Film Studies, French, History, Media Studies

    FRENCH LANGUAGE STUDY GUIDE

    STUDY GUIDE

    STUDY GUIDE FOR STUDENTS OF AS/A2 FRENCH

LES QUATRE CENTS COUPS/400 BLOWS (PG) 1959 FRANCE TRUFFAUT, FRANCOIS DVD - £15.99    BLU RAY - £19.99
Francois Truffaut's semi-autobiographical first feature stars Jean-Pierre Léaud as Antoine Doinel, an unruly young Parisian whose unhappiness leads him into trouble. Frequently running away from school and home, Antoine spends much of his time playing with his friends on the streets of the city; but events take a more serious turn when the theft of a typewriter lands him in trouble with the police.

    400 BLOWS FILM GUIDE 

    400 BLOWS FRENCH FILM GUIDE

    FILM GUIDE IN FRENCH WRITTEN BY ALICE MENNESSON

    FRENCH CNC GUIDE TO LES 400 COUPS

UN LONG DIMANCHE DE FIANÇAILLES/VERY LONG ENGAGEMENT (15) 2004 FRANCE JEUNET, JEAN-PIERRE £19.99
As World War I draws to an end, Mathilde has received word that her fiance  Manech is wounded and lost in no-mans-land. She goes out to find him.

    FRENCH TEACHING MATERIALS

    FRENCH TEACHING WORKSHEET

ONLINE RESOURCES LISTED BY FILM


SET AQA FRENCH LITERATURE FROM SEPTEMBER 2016


CAMUS, ALBERT:  L'ÉTRANGER 
Camus looks at all the  events leading up to a man shooting another man dead,  as well as exploring the issued of the meaninglessness of life. 

FRENCH LANGUAGE VERSIONS -
 Gallimard  ISBN: 9782070360024 - £7.25
 Routledge, ISBN: 9780415025867 -  £21.99

ENGLISH TRANSLATION - OUTSIDER
 Penguin  ISBN: 9780141198064 -  £7.99

ETCHERELLI  CLAIRE: ELISE OU LA VRAIE VIE 
Set in 1957,  a young woman  falls in love with a young Algerian immigrant at the height of the  conflict between France and Algeria.

FRENCH LANGUAGE VERSIONS -
  Editions Flammarion  ISBN: 9782070369393  -  £9.20
  Routledge  ISBN: 9780415050937 - £21.99

GRIMBERT, PHILIPPE: UN SECRET 
 Spanning half a century, this multi-layered narrative revolves  around a Jewish family torn asunder during the impending German occupation of France in World War II.

FRENCH LANGUAGE VERSION -
  LGF  ISBN: 9782253183143 -  £8.70

ENGLISH TRANSLATION - SECRET
 Portobello Books Ltd ISBN:  9781846270444 - £8.99

DVD - UN SECRET/A SECRET  (15) 2007  FRANCE MILLER,CLAUDE  -  £19.99

GUÈNE, FAIZA: KIFFE KIFFE DEMAIN 
 The Parisian Paradise estate is where Doria and her mother are fated to spend of the rest of their lives. However Doria sets out to prove that there is more to where they live than Rap, Football and religions conflict.

FRENCH LANGUAGE VERSION -
   Librairie generale francaise ISBN: 9782253113751 -  £7.90

JOFFO, JOSEPH.: UN SAC DE BILLES 
 Memoir about young Joseph Joffo who, as a ten year old Jew, is given five thousand francs and instructed with his brother to flee Nazi-occupied Paris. 

FRENCH LANGUAGE VERSIONS -
  Routledge ISBN:  9780415017152 - £21.99
  Livre de Poche ISBN:  9782253029496  - £7.90
  Hachette  ISBN: 9782011611543  - £8.80

ENGLISH TRANSLATION - A BAG OF MARBLES
  Univ.Chicago Press.  ISBN:  9780226400693 - £18

MAUPASSANT, DE GUY: BOULE DE SUIF 
  The ten travellers, constituting a microcosm of French society, share a stagecoach to flee to Le Havre in the Franco-Prussian War.

FRENCH LANGUAGE VERSIONS - 
  Editions Gallimard (Folio Plus Collège)  ISBN: 9782070793167 - £3.55
  Boule de suif : et autres nouvelles   Editions Larousse ISBN: 9782035834232 - £4.40

ENGLISH TRANSLATION - IN - THE BEST SHORT STORIES 
  Wordsworth Classics.   ISBN:  9781853261893 - £1.99

MOLIÈRE: LE TARTUFFE
First performed in 1664 this play is about the religious fraud Tartuffe, who has wormed his way into the affections and household of rich merchant, Orgon.

FRENCH LANGUAGE VERSION - 
 Larousse  ISBN: 9782035859174 -  £4.50

ENGLISH TRANSLATION -
 Nick Hern Books   ISBN: 9781854596376  - £4.99

SAGAN, FRANÇOISE:  BONJOUR TRISTESSE 
 Published in 1954, by 18 year old Sagan, the story centres on self-absorbed 17 year old Cécile staying for the summer with her father and his  mistress. Here  Cécile attempts to understand and control the world around her.
  
FRENCH LANGUAGE VERSION -
  Presses Pocket  ISBN: 9782266195584  - £6.45

ENGLISH TRANSLATION - BONJOUR TRISTESSE : AND, A CERTAIN SMILE
  Penguin Classics.  ISBN:  9780141198750 - £7.99

DVD - BONJOUR TRISTESSE (PG) 1958 USA PREMINGER, OTTO  CAN BE PLAYED IN FRENCH £12.99
    Drama based on Francoise Sagan’s novel.

VIGAN, DELPHINE DE: NO ET MOI 
 Lou Bertignac, who has an IQ of 160,  meets No, a teenage girl living on the streets, and Lou persuades her parents to let No live with them. No's presence forces Lou and her parents to finally face the sadness that has enveloped the family.

FRENCH LANGUAGE VERSION -
Livre de Poche  ISBN: 9782253124801  - £9.30

ENGLISH TRANSLATION - NO AND ME
   Bloomsbury  ISBN: 9780747599647 - £8.99 

VOLTAIRE:  CANDIDE 
 Open-minded young man Candide is brought up in a household of a powerful Baron, but is cast out and travels the world as a series of disasters test his optimism.

FRENCH LANGUAGE VERSIONS -
 Livre de Poche ISBN:   9782253098089 -  £3.99
 Larousse    ISBN:  9782035866011 - £4.10

ENGLISH TRANSLATION - CANDIDE, OR OPTIMISM
 Penguin Classics   ISBN:  9780140455106 - £5.99




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