The Kindergarten Teacher (2018)

NAME OF FILM: THE KINDERGARTEN TEACHER

DIRECTOR(S): Sara Colangelo

STARRING: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Rosa Salazar, Gael García Bernal, Parker Sevak, Michael Chernus

GENRE: Drama Film

SYNOPSIS: Lisa Spinelli is a Staten Island teacher who is unusually devoted to her students. When she discovers one of her five-year-olds is a prodigy, she becomes fascinated with the boy, ultimately risking her family and freedom to nurture his talent. Based on the acclaimed Israeli film.

Nadav Lapid (Synonyms) and Kelly Reichardt (First Cow)

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