THE TEACHER

Original title: Les Grands Esprits
Directed by: Olivier Ayache Vidal
Cast: Denis Podalydes, Pauline Huruguen, Abdoulaye Diallo

Status: Completed

Category: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Year: 2017


Synopsis

Teacher in the most prestigious highschool in the country, François enjoys the life he’s always known, in the intellectual and bourgeois society of Paris.
Trapped in a situation where he’s forced to accept a job in a school of a tough underprivileged suburb, he finds himself confronted to his own limits and to the upheaval of his values and certainties.


Technical information

  • Script: Olivier Ayache-Vidal
  • Produced by: Thomas Verhaeghe, Alain Benguigui
  • Production companies: Sombrero Films, Atelier de Production
  • Original language: French