Docs 4 Schools connects school students’ year 5-13, with documentaries from New Zealand and around the world.

Docs 4 Schools engages students with current issues, vital ideas, critical questions and new perspectives helping inspire and enrich their learning. It includes an In-theatre and an In-schools’ pilot programme.

Docs 4 Schools is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Rei Foundation.

For more information, contact Jane Cotty, jane@docedge.nz

In-Theatre Programme 

Our In-Theatre Programme provides free screenings of New Zealand and international documentary films covering a range of themes carefully selected to interest students, year 5-13 and to support the New Zealand School Curriculum. Classroom resources are developed and provided for each film.
Check out the 2017 film listings. You can download film schedule and book films below.
Naledi: A Baby Elephant’s Tale
Alex James: Slowing Down Fast Fashion
Max Gimblett: Original Mind
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The Common Touch
Set in Stone
#ChicagoGirl
Supergirl
Making Good Men
Fading Sand & Meet Peter (Shorts #1)
Joe’s Violin & Forever Home (Shorts #2)
Refugee (Shorts #3)
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In-Schools Programme (Pilot)

Docs4Schools with the support of The Wallace Foundation has piloted an in-schools programme during term 1, 2017. Participating schools were able to select three films from the listings below to view in school for a limited period, via an online link. The pilot is currently being reviewed. 
Dancing in Jaffa
I AM ELEVEN
Winning Girl
Gayby Baby
How to Dance in Ohio
In the Game
This Changes Everything
Song of Lahore
Sugar Coated
Target Zero
The Armor of Light

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