ITVS Community Classroom lesson plans pair educational film modules drawn from ITVS’s acclaimed documentary films with standards-based lesson plans, activities, and other interactive content.

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This module explores how other art forms such as the blues and Walt Disney movies have “borrowed” from the work of other artists, and introduces some of the artists at the front of the remix culture that has emerged in the 21st century.

From the Copyright Criminals Classroom collection
From the film Copyright Criminals

What happens when people lose control over their own technology? In this lesson students investigate their own use of technology and consider how to maintain control.

From the FUTURESTATES Classroom collection
From the film Play