The Kindergarten Teacher
16 Sep 2019 - 22 Sep 2019
Maggie Gyllenhaal plays Lisa, a bored married kindergarten teacher in her forties living on Staten Island.
She attends poetry classes and becomes convinced that her five-year-old student Jimmy is a budding genius. Lisa kidnaps Jimmy with good intentions but things start to unravel.
Winner U.S. Dramatic: Grand Jury Prize Award and Best Director Sundance Film Festival 2018.
Director: Sara Colangelo. Stars: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Trudie Styler, Talia Kleinhendler. Duration: 94 minutes. Rated M.
Films screen in the Hazelhurst theatrette every Monday at 6.30pm, Thursday at 11am & 2pm, and Sunday at 2pm for members of the Hazelhurst Film Club.
Image: The Kindergarten Teacher, 2018.
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