Angličtina / English

V programu JSNS.CZ pracujeme s dokumentárními filmy, které nacházejí mimo jiné využití ve výuce jazyků. Vyzkoušejte aktivity určené speciálně pro tyto účely. Žákyně a žáci tak dostanou příležitost diskutovat a kriticky se zamyslet nad palčivými tématy dnešního světa a zároveň si při tom procvičí konverzaci či slovíčka. Vyzkoušejte připravené aktivity specificky pro výuku anglického jazyka. 

Within the JSNS.CZ programme, we work with documentary films that can also be used in teaching languages. Try out some of the activities that are particularly suited for this purpose. The students will thus have an opportunity to discuss and critically think about some of the most burning topics in the world today, and, at the same time, practise their vocabulary and conversation. Try out the activities designed specifically for teaching English.

1989: From the diary of Ivana A.

2014 / 42 min. / titulky

The subject of the film is the authentic diary of 18-year old Ivana A., who uses the personable perspective of a high school student to reflect on a year of the existence of Communist Czechoslovakia.


2003 / 1 min. / titulky

He is born pink and when he grows up, he turns white. In the sun, he first turns red and then brown. Who is it? The white man – the one who loves to call people with other skin "colored"!

Device Free Dinner

2017 / 1 min. / titulky

The #DeviceFreeDinner attempts to point out that technologies around us are stealing more and more of our attention during family time.

Giraffe in the Rain

2007 / 12 min. / titulky

One day giraffe finds out that the local dictator disconnected the water pipes. Right after she revolts against the unfair act, she is expelled from her homeland.


2014 / 57 min. / titulky

Can a dance troupe of senior citizens with an average age of nearly 90 take part in a hip hop competition? The film documents their journey through time until their performance at Hip Hop International championship in Las Vegas.

In Real Life

2017 / 2 min.

This spot shows how anonymous comments affect real people. What would we say to a stranger in the street? Shouldn’t the rules on the internet be the same as in real life?

Joe's Violin

2016 / 24 min.

Joseph Feingold was born into a musical family where having an ear for music and knowing how to play an instrument played a significant role. For him, the most important musical instrument was always the violin.

Just Eat It (English)

2014 / 33 min.

Jenny and Grant are filmmakers who do not fancy the Western attitude towards food. They come up with a project in which they point out the seriousness of food waste.

Meatrix (English)

2003 / 4 min.

Do you know what the Meatrix is? It is the generally spread lie about the origin of meat, which we believe in.

The Bristol Bike Project

2009 / 18 min.

There are as many as 400 asylum seekers currently living in Bristol. They each get just 35 pounds a week from the government, which is only just enough for them to buy a cheap meal. They cannot use city transport, as it is too expensive for them, which means they generally get around on foot. But since 2008 this is no longer the case, thanks to the group of enthusiastic people that launched a unique project.

Trolling America

2018 / 12 min.

This short documentary aims to explore the centre of fake news. It also depicts real causes connected to fake news because of the power of social media and warns about elections in 2020.