The Queen 2160 x 1023

VCE English Unit 4: Reading and Comparing Texts

The Queen and Ransom: recorded lecture

Recorded lecture

Unpack these insightful texts by comparing and contrasting their exploration of the responsibilities of leadership, the public and private realms and the nature of grief.

This in-depth recorded lecture explores points of comparison and difference, and highlights the language and techniques used to convey ideas in both film and text.

The session runs for approximately 60 minutes and is supported by a free Q&A videoconference.

Available to stream via ACMI's Cinema 3 platform from 9 am, 1 June 2021.

How to watch

Once your booking has been confirmed and paid, we will set up an account on ACMI's streaming platform Cinema 3 for your school, and add the lecture to your school's account.

Once you press play on the lecture, you have 48 hours during which to view it. The lecture can be viewed as many times as you like in that 48 hour period.

Payment options

Currently, we have two payment options. You can pay using a credit card or be invoiced. Please note we require a P.O. if booking via invoice.


Stream via ACMI's Cinema 3 platform


Per student



60 mins

How to watch

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive a URL link to stream the lecture.

Learning areas

English, English as an Additional Language (EAL)

Related works