Celebrating this year’s 1 Minute Film Competition finalists

Celebrating this year’s 1 Minute Film Competition finalists
Video is a powerful medium for kids and young adults to explore concepts and reflect on issues. This year’s 1-Minute Film Competition has provided the perfect platform for students from Australia and New Zealand to do just this! The quality of entries this year has been high, with students producing exceptional videos using anything from stop-motion to short rhymes. Each entry was given the task of interpreting a theme, “Tomorrow”, and producing a 60-second video. Students were required to think about the entire video production process from start to finish including script writing, video production,…

The Writers’ Workshop: Videos for Text Analysis with Your Students

The Writers’ Workshop: Videos for Text Analysis with Your Students
Secondary School students often struggle with text analysis. They not only find it difficult to draw out the themes of a text, it can also prove challenging to understand how literary devices and techniques are used to deepen meaning and produce a riveting story for the reader. What better way for students to develop their text analysis skills than by hearing authors talk about the writing process? By understanding how an author develops and constructs a narrative, students can then use that knowledge to deconstruct a given text and improve their literary analysis skills. The…

Tips for Young Filmmakers: Five Videos on Filmmaking

Tips for Young Filmmakers: Five Videos on Filmmaking
Watching movies or going to the cinema is a favourite pastime for many. However, while we all enjoy a good film, not everyone is familiar with the world of professional filmmaking and what it takes to create a successful film that will resonate with an audience. (more…)

ClickView on the ABC: How We Became an Educational Video Company

ClickView on the ABC: How We Became an Educational Video Company
If you flick over to ABC3 this month, you’re likely to see our very own Bertram Poppingstock, now a star on national television. Bertram Poppingstock is ClickView’s eponymous undercover agent in our production, Bertram Poppingstock: Problem Solver, who saves the world from deadly spelling and vocabulary problems while teaching important key learning areas of English to student viewers. The ABC is the leading Australian public broadcaster so the screening of Bertram Poppingstock: Problem Solver on ABC3, starting 27th May, is an exciting recognition for our company as an acclaimed producer of video content. So how…