Sylvia's "father" takes her away
1:42

Sylvia's "father" takes her away

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Sylvia's "father" claims she is schizophrenic and takes her away from Truman.

Sylvia's "father" claims she is schizophrenic and takes her away from Truman.

Advertising in the Truman Show
1:20

Advertising in the Truman Show

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
An example of the subtle ways by which advertising is used in The Truman Show.

An example of the subtle ways by which advertising is used in The Truman Show.

Truman attempts to escape Seahaven
6:55

Truman attempts to escape Seahaven

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
As Truman comes to accept the secret Sylvia revealed, he tests the limits of what he can get away with and tries to escape Seahaven. Producers rush to explain the strange ...

As Truman comes to accept the secret Sylvia revealed, he tests the limits of what he can get away with and tries to escape Seahaven. Producers rush to explain the strange incidents to keep the truth hidden from Truman.

Viewers react to Truman's decision
0:32

Viewers react to Truman's decision

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Viewers of The Truman Show, seen throughout the film, react to Truman's decision to leave the universe created around him.

Viewers of The Truman Show, seen throughout the film, react to Truman's decision to leave the universe created around him.

Truman stumbles upon an odd radio frequency
0:50

Truman stumbles upon an odd radio frequency

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
As he is driving, Truman stumbles upon a frequency that was tracking his movements.

As he is driving, Truman stumbles upon a frequency that was tracking his movements.

One of Truman's catchphrases
0:56

One of Truman's catchphrases

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Truman uses one of his iconic catchphrases as he says a final goodbye to his neighbours.

Truman uses one of his iconic catchphrases as he says a final goodbye to his neighbours.

Media propaganda aimed at Truman
0:31

Media propaganda aimed at Truman

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The media Truman is exposed to is designed with a specific purpose in mind.

The media Truman is exposed to is designed with a specific purpose in mind.

Is reality television real?
2:32

Is reality television real?

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The film opens with interviews and credits from the 'reality' program, briefly introducing the concept of a TV show within a mov

The film opens with interviews and credits from the 'reality' program, briefly introducing the concept of a TV show within a mov

Director' Christof responds to critics
7:21

Director' Christof responds to critics

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A history of The Truman Show is presented before a rare interview with the show's creator, Christof, who argues, We accept the reality with which we are presented. Sylvia ...

A history of The Truman Show is presented before a rare interview with the show's creator, Christof, who argues, We accept the reality with which we are presented. Sylvia calls in during the interview and criticises the ethics of the show.

Opening credits of Truman 'reality' show
2:31

Opening credits of Truman 'reality' show

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The film opens with interviews and credits from the 'reality' program, briefly introducing the concept of a TV show within a movie.

The film opens with interviews and credits from the 'reality' program, briefly introducing the concept of a TV show within a movie.

Truman's father dies
0:33

Truman's father dies

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Truman's father, Kirk Burbank, appears to drown during a boating accident when Truman was still a young boy.

Truman's father, Kirk Burbank, appears to drown during a boating accident when Truman was still a young boy.

Christof's plans for a television first
0:33

Christof's plans for a television first

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Christof fails to let Truman get in the way of powering ahead with his plans for a television first.

Christof fails to let Truman get in the way of powering ahead with his plans for a television first.

Truman escapes the cameras
1:51

Truman escapes the cameras

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Truman has producers perplexed as to how he escape the constant gaze of the hidden cameras.

Truman has producers perplexed as to how he escape the constant gaze of the hidden cameras.

Hidden' cameras capture 'reality'
1:40

Hidden' cameras capture 'reality'

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Truman pretends to remain ignorant of the truth and goes through the motions of a normal day. Contrasting camera angles and effects create the impression he is under surveillance.

Truman pretends to remain ignorant of the truth and goes through the motions of a normal day. Contrasting camera angles and effects create the impression he is under surveillance.

Sylvia reveals truth to Truman
5:58

Sylvia reveals truth to Truman

Clip from The Truman Show

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Truman Burbank falls in love with Lauren when he meets her in the library. She is forced off the set after she reveals she is an actor named Sylvia and he is the unwitting ...

Truman Burbank falls in love with Lauren when he meets her in the library. She is forced off the set after she reveals she is an actor named Sylvia and he is the unwitting star of a TV show.

Self-acceptance and learning to work together
9:59

Self-acceptance and learning to work together

Clip from How to Train Your Dragon

Personal and Social Capability

1-2
3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Astrid reminds Hiccup that his "differences" have led to his greatest achievements, reminding him to be brave and trust himself. The young recruits join forces to help Hiccup ...

Astrid reminds Hiccup that his "differences" have led to his greatest achievements, reminding him to be brave and trust himself. The young recruits join forces to help Hiccup to rescue Toothless. At the nest, Stoick the Vast realises he's been a fool. Together, Astrid, Snotlout, Ruffnut, Tuffnut, Fishlegs, Toothless and the other dragons work together to save everyone from a colossal red death dragon.

Fitting in, trying new things and self-acceptance
8:22

Fitting in, trying new things and self-acceptance

Clip from How to Train Your Dragon

Personal and Social Capability

1-2
3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Hiccup is more brains than brawn, a smart, funny and savvy kid desperately looking to prove himself to his father, Stoick the Vast. While the villagers, who tower over Hiccup ...

Hiccup is more brains than brawn, a smart, funny and savvy kid desperately looking to prove himself to his father, Stoick the Vast. While the villagers, who tower over Hiccup in height and girth, battle the dragons destroying their crops, Hiccup is relegated to the blacksmithing workshop. Once alone, Hiccup takes his newly invented weapon outside and attempts to take down the most feared dragon of them all, a night fury. Things don't entirely go to plan, and his father admonishes him publicly.

Learning about others and creative thinking
6:14

Learning about others and creative thinking

Clip from How to Train Your Dragon

Personal and Social Capability

1-2
3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Realising Toothless is in danger if he can't fly, Hiccup uses his creative intelligence to forge his new friend a prosthetic caudal fin. When testing the device, Hiccup ...

Realising Toothless is in danger if he can't fly, Hiccup uses his creative intelligence to forge his new friend a prosthetic caudal fin. When testing the device, Hiccup distracts the dragon with a basket of fish and a smoked eel, learning the dragon is scared of eel. Hiccup uses this new knowledge during training, much to the amazement of everyone. Hiccup continues to learn more about dragon behaviour through he interactions with Toothless.