Monsieur Lazhar

February 21, 2013

You’ll be invested in this captivating drama before you know it. An immigrant is hired to replace a teacher who committed suicide in the classroom. Dealing with cultural differences in expressions of grief, M. Lazar encourages the children to face loss as he deals with his own grief. Terrific performances. ¥A film to cherish.’ Limelight. Oscar nom. and 24 other wins.

Film Information

Title Monsieur Lazhar
Directed by Philippe Falardeau
Language French/English/Arabic
Country Canada
Classification 12A
Running Time 94 mins
Subtitles Yes
Colour Yes
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