Here’s a beautiful vindication of this year’s theme: Legsby Primary School will be representing England in this year’s Cinematheque screenings in Paris, starting with we hope one of these Lumiere Minutes at the Climate Change Summit in Paris in late November.
There’s drama – at 3 mins in, will the leaf detach from its stalk? At 6.30, will anything move in the shot? And those jittery leaves at 10 mins.
Art education, say the Lincoln Centre Institute, is the process of looking more closely – and this sequence is the best illustration of film helping us do that.