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world of work - films



carlairp
Portugal

world of work - films
 
Hello everybody,
I need your help. I īm teaching the topic world of work with secondary school teens, do you have any suggestions for a fim we can watch? I īve already shown the classics, I guess!!??( Devil wears Prada; Office Space). But I really wanted to surprise them with something out of the box. any ideas?
Thank you! 

9 Nov 2017      



jfaraujo
Portugal

I think a good option could be "Working Girl" with Melanie Griffith and Sean Young.
It īs a bit mad but it is very good and very funny. 

9 Nov 2017     



ninon100
Russian Federation

THE TERMINAL with Tom Hanks. Gives you all kinds of jobs in an airport :) Also good as a motivational movie for learners of English.

9 Nov 2017     



valodra
France

Hello!
There īs a FANTASTIC site for English teachers in France ; here īs the "cinema" link :
 Hope it helps ! ;-)

PS Jobs in films :

Val 
 

9 Nov 2017     



LadyT87
Austria

 
 
How about this one? This also shows the generation gap and how the modern working world is becoming more and more stressful.

9 Nov 2017     



douglas
United States

9 to 5 is an old comedy that might work as something light (and they would probably laugh about the nostalgia).  http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0080319/
 
Another I absoultely love is Outsourced, which includes a great introduction into Indian culture as well. 

10 Nov 2017     



sand72
Portugal

Thank you all for the suggestions. I will try to get one of them to project.
 

10 Nov 2017