The TV election debates of 2010. Newsnight studio experts analyse the candidates' gesture codes in depth. The presenter, a TV critic and language expert, offer some telling insights into the attempts by the politicians to develop a performance capable of appealing to TV audiences.
Pupils can write and deliver a short speech to classmates persuading them to watch your favourite TV show or film of all time. Film some of the speeches and then view the tape to discover student's unique body language. Can students analyse the clips in the same in depth way as the experts?