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The Class (2009) (2009)


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3.5 out of 10 A year with a class...
Ciaran from Dublin, 17 Sep 2009
Documentary style drama that tracks a single mixed gender and race class in a working-class French school. SHows that teenagers in school are the same whether they are here in Ireland or in France, or anywhere else for that matter. All the kids are not actors and that adds to the gritty feeling.
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4.5 out of 10 Excellent - A must see
Blandine from Dublin, 23 Jun 2010
This is brilliant. It's hard to believe this is not a documentary, it really feels like one. Nothing is forced. Pretty much everything flows and seems real. It's interesting and engaging and says a lot, and ask a lot of questions, about the current school system in France.
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4 out of 10 La Classe
Gary from Cork, 29 Jul 2009
A brilliant movie. The acting at times is so good that I was convinced it was a documentary. A must see for one of the films of the year
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What's it about....
"The Class" is based on an autobiographical novel by Francois Begaudeau, a drama that follows the year in the life of a French schoolteacher working at a high-school in a tough neighborhood of Paris. Ethnicities, cultures and attitudes often clash in the classroom. As amusing and inspiring as the teenage students can be, their difficult behavior can still jeopardize any teacher's enthusiasm for the low-paying job. Francois insists on an atmosphere of respect and diligence....

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