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Year 10 - English Text - Comparison - Malala & Ride Like a Girl: Ride Like Girl

Library Resources

Setting

Articles

Movie

Ride Like a Girl (2019)

Director: Stephen Daldry

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Synopsis

Teresa Palmer stars in Ride Like a Girl, based on the inspirational true story of Michelle Payne. As a little girl Michelle dreamed of the impossible: winning the Melbourne Cup. However, a near-fatal fall, threatens to end her hopes of competing in the race. With the love and support from her father (Sam Neill) and brother Stevie, she overcomes all odds to become the first female to win the Melbourne cup.

(Paramount, 2019)

ATOM Study Guide

Ride Like a Girl Official Trailer

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Resources

Analysis of 'like a girl' in modern language

Images

Interviews

Interview with director Rachel Griffiths

(and Ride like a Girl review)

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Michelle & Stevie Payne Interview