Recommended for GCSE, AS and A2 or equivalent level Urdu
This Urdu study day will be built around a screening of Bajrangi Bhaijaan. Students will watch a full screening of the film and this will be followed by a series of Urdu GCSE and GCE level language exercises based on the film’s main characters and using the themes of unity; cultural diversity; tolerance; traditions and language barriers.
Bajrangi Bhaijaan is Hindi language film. The study session activities will be only in Urdu with Urdu script.
Led by Sheraz Ali, Urdu Lecturer at Levenshulme High School & Urdu Lecturer at The University of Manchester.
Screening: Bajrangi Bhaijaan (12)
Dir Kabir Khan/India/2015/159 mins/In Hindi with English subtitles
Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Nawazuddin Siddiqui
This Hindi language drama follows an Indian man who takes on the mission to return a little girl to her parents – across the border in Pakistan.