FYI: I was not talking about the new movie "FRIDA," even the documentary I
found was too graphic for elementary kids.
----- Original Message -----
From: "M. Austin" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, March 02, 2006 3:22 PM
Subject: Re: Movie about FRIDA that I can show in my classroom???????
> I agree! I found "Frida" to be one of the best videos I have watched in
> terms of explaining the thought processes behind the artworks. I also
> remember watching it and being annoyed that a movie as thought provoking
> this one cannot be shown in a classroom because of the adult themes. While
> understand that the purpose of this video was for entertainment purposes,
> the producers had focused on the long-term educational value I would have
> been thrilled. Too bad they didn't ask me!!! :-)
> K-12 Kansas Art Teacher
> http://www.geocities.com/theartkids >
> > Does anyone know of a movie about FRIDA, that I can actually show to 4th
> > graders?
> > Any suggestions, my only plan now is to copy the video and cut out all
> > "adult" themes, which would leave very little to show.