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Monsieur Lazhar

Philippe Falardeau
2011 Canada

During a harsh Montréal winter, an elementary school class is left reeling after their teacher commits suicide. Bachir Lazhar, a charismatic Algerian immigrant, steps in as the substitute. While his students grieve, he must conceal the fact that he is seeking political refuge in Québec and that he, like the children, has suffered an appalling loss.

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