Using iMovie to Explore moral dilemmas

I love using drama techniques in classes. I have found that it really enhances the ability of a class to empathise with a character. Two I particularly like are ‘conscience alley’ and ‘hotseating’¬†where you can explore a characters motivations, background and moral dilemmas they may face. Here is an idea for a video project using¬†some of the thoughts and discussion arising from analysing the advantages and disadvantages of a particular decision.good-1123013_960_720.jpg

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How to guide – Green Screen using iMovie

Following on from my post about a filmmaking project involving green screen, or chromakey, I thought I would put together a few simple steps on how to achieve an effect. We are fortunate to have MacBook Airs, which I think are great for speeding up workflow (with AirDrop) and they come with iMovie pre-installed. This is a fantastic application which makes it very simple to produce a high quality output. Green screening is built in too! Continue reading