Edit
The Class (2008) Poster

(2008)

Trivia

First French film to win the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival since 1987. According to jury president Sean Penn, the choice was unanimous.
The French title - Entre les murs - translated into English means "Between the Walls" (as in a classroom).
8 of 8 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
France's official submission for the 2008 Best Foreign Language Film Oscar.
3 of 5 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
Included among the "1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die", edited by Steven Schneider.
1 of 1 found this interesting Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
Former Parisian teacher François Bégaudeau is playing a version of himself.
Is this interesting? Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
Based on a French-language memoir written by star François Bégaudeau, who was once a teacher. It was later released in an English version.
Is this interesting? Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
Based on a traditional script that provided a structure behind the largely improvised classroom conversations.
Is this interesting? Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
According to U.K. publication the Independent, Laurent Cantet selected the cast of teenagers from those who signed up for a year of workshop sessions.
Is this interesting? Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink
Director Laurent Cantet filmed the classroom scenes with three digital-video cameras, according to U.K. publication the Independent. One was on teacher François Bégaudeau, one on the pupil in focus at the time, and another zeroed in on background bustle and chatter in the classroom.
Is this interesting? Interesting? | Share this
Share this: Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Permalink

See also

Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Connections | Soundtracks

Contribute to This Page