THE KINDERGARTEN TEACHER (12A)

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Wednesday, 13 March 2019 - Thursday, 14 March 2019
Various times
EXETER PHOENIX, STUDIO 74
Film

THE KINDERGARTEN TEACHER (12A)

£7 | £5 students/under 25s | 3 films for £18
Dir. Sara Colangelo
2018 | 96 mins | USA

SHOWING TIMES:

Wed 13 Mar: 1.30pm

Thu 14 Mar: 8pm


Maggie Gyllenhaal stars as Lisa Spinelli, a kindergarten teacher and poet fed up with her career, her oblivious husband and teenage kids who largely ignore her. When she discovers that a five-year-old in her class may be a poetic prodigy, Lisa becomes fascinated and tries to protect him from neglectful parents. She soon finds herself risking her career and family to nurture his talent.

A career best from Gyllenhaal who offers a captivating and energetic performance.