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Europe Through the Lens: a Festival of Contemporary European Films: The Class

A series of films shown as part of the A & S Year of Europe.

Screening Information

Presented by: 

Professor Leon Sachs
French and Francophone Studies
Modern & Classical Languages, Literature 
   and Culture

Thursday, September 10, 2015

6 p.m.

UK Athletics Auditorium
W. T. Young Library

Additional Year of Europe Activities

More European Films

University of Kentucky Libraries has an extensive video collection located in Audio Visual Services in the Hub.  The collection includes documentaries as well as award winning films from around the world.  You can find these films by title, language, country or director through InfoKat Discovery. Videos can be checked out for 7 days with a UK id or library card. You can also find additional information on films by by using the Film Resources guide.

About This Film

Teacher and novelist François Bégaudeau plays a version of himself as he negotiates a year with his racially mixed students from a tough Parisian neighborhood.

Date: 2008
Country: France

Full synopsis

New York Times Review

 

Trailer

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