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Making the Grade (2017)

MAKING THE GRADE invites us into the world of the piano lesson. Every year teachers and students throughout Ireland prepare for graded musical exams. These exams can be pleasing for some ... See full summary »

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Ken Wardrop

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Ken Wardrop
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MAKING THE GRADE invites us into the world of the piano lesson. Every year teachers and students throughout Ireland prepare for graded musical exams. These exams can be pleasing for some but daunting for others. Each student has their own particular goal but reaching Grade Eight is considered a pinnacle. This endearing and uplifting documentary explores the bond between piano teachers and their pupils as they struggle through these grades. This is a story of the trans-formative power of music and the pride and happiness it provides both the students and teachers. It may inspire us all to keep making the grade. Written by Nell Roddy

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Practise makes perfect

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Very enjoyable !
15 April 2018 | by parisdaveSee all my reviews

Well observed and balanced film . It has a certain je ne sais quoi and many nuances !


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Country:

Ireland

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 April 2018 (Ireland) See more »

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Klavierstunden See more »

Filming Locations:

Ireland

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$21,400
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1.85 : 1
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