Center for Arts and Letters Presents Fall Film Series: "Monsieur Lazhar"Mabee Theater, Sedgwick Hall
Thursday, September 11, 2014 @ 7 p.m.
This is the second film in the three-film series presented by the Center for Arts and Letters and the university’s foreign language department. Faculty will introduce the films and conduct post-film discussions. Admission is free.
Tonight's presentation is Monsieur Lazhare (2012, Belgium)
Monsieur Lazhar tells the moving and poignant story of a Montreal middle school class shaken by the death of their well-liked teacher and the 55-year-old Algerian immigrant substitute teacher who helps them heal. Directed by Philippe Falardeau. Introduction by Katie Madigan, Ph.D. (In French with English subtitles; 94 minutes)
Calendars: Cultural, Student Life, Film Series