[cert 15, 130 mins]

In Laurent Cantet’s Palme D’Or winning film, François and his fellow teachers prepare for a new year at a high school in a tough neighbourhood. Cultures and attitudes often clash in the classroom, a microcosm of contemporary France, especially when François’s students begin to challenge his methods…

Director:Laurent Cantet

Starring:François Begaudeu, Nassim Amrabt, Laura Baquela

Level:AS, A2, Dip 1, Dip 2, Dip 3, GCSE

Subjects:Citizenship, French