Learning with Film
Cara Leopold helps adventurous expats and intrepid travelers understand fast-talking native English speakers, themselves, and the world around them by watching and discussing movies.
In this episode, I asked Cara all about her experience with learning and teaching languages using movies. We spoke a lot about listening skills and the use of subtitles, and I’m sure you’ll like this one.
2:27 – Introductions
10:40 – Specific techniques for learning with movies
15:50 – More benefits of learning with films
21:15 – What would Cara recommend to learners to do on their own?
36:30 – What does Cara think about using subtitles?
45:30 – Cara’s favourite movies
48:50 – Best movies for English learners
52:00 – Where to find Cara