The examiner asks the candidate about him/herself, his/her home, work or studies and other familiar topics.
• Tell me about the most important festival in your country.
• What special food and activities are connected with this festival?
• What do you most enjoy about it?
• Do you think festivals are important for a country? [Why?]
You will have to talk about the topic for 1 to 2 minutes. You have one minute to think about what you’re going to say. You can make some notes to help you if you wish.
People’s cinema-going habits nowadays
Do you think the cinema has increased or decreased in popularity in recent years?
In your opinion, will this trend continue into the future?
Making a film or TV drama of real/fictional events
What are the advantages and disadvantages of making films of real-life events?
How important do you think it is for a film-maker to remain true to the original story?
Censorship and the freedom of the film-maker/TV producer
Should films and television be censored or should we be free to choose what we see?
How do you think censorship laws will change in the next 20 years?