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School Life (2019)

La vie scolaire (original title)
TV-MA | | Comedy, Drama | 28 August 2019 (France)
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The daily life of a school located in Saint Denis.

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Mehdi Idir (screenplay), Grand Corps Malade (screenplay)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Zita Hanrot ... Samia Zibra
Liam Pierron Liam Pierron ... Yanis Bensaadi
Soufiane Guerrab ... Messaoud
Moussa Mansaly Moussa Mansaly ... Moussa
Alban Ivanov Alban Ivanov ... Dylan
Antoine Reinartz ... Thierry Bouchard
Ibrahim 'Facher' Dramé Ibrahim 'Facher' Dramé ... Lamine
Moryfère Camara Moryfère Camara ... Issa
Gaspard Gevin-Hié Gaspard Gevin-Hié ... Kevin
Mahamadou Sangaré Mahamadou Sangaré ... Fodé
Redouane Bougheraba Redouane Bougheraba ... Redouane
Hocine Mokando Hocine Mokando ... Farid
Aboudou Sacko Aboudou Sacko ... Mamadi
Blandine Lenoir ... Anne, la principale
Dylan Sanches Tavares Dylan Sanches Tavares ... Brahim
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The daily life of a school located in Saint Denis.

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Comedy | Drama

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Trivia

The PE teacher, Redouane, is seen wearing different football shirts, pke of them is from mexican team Tigres, where french player, André-Pierre Gignac, plays. He was on national team that lost the UEFA Euro Championship to Portugal in 2016. See more »

Crazy Credits

The cast and crew members all show up in separate "class pictures" in the end credits. The post-production team is seen holding a sign that reads "On verra en post-prod", which translates to "We'll fix it in post". See more »

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References Scarface (1983) See more »

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""Rise""
Written by Randy 'Badazz' Alpert (as Randy Badazz Alpert) and Andy Armer
Produced by Randy 'Badazz' Alpert (as Randy Badazz Alpert)
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That life in the school!
12 April 2020 | by fersiafSee all my reviews

A typical portrait of how school looks like. I just can't relate too well since I am from Asia and students here are very much different. It also got me thinking is this the real situation in the suburban schools of France? I've seen also a lot of American Movies but I don't see misbehavior close to what is shown in this movie. Well, I guess, maybe this is just how liberated students in France are. Are they really?

Well, as a teacher, the movie is on point on how we really come up to decisions when it's all about giving sanctions to students. It always looks like we are having a board meeting.

Honestly, I didn't like the ending. It got me thinking, for real? the boy just stood up for himself and then tell everyone in the room about what he is and what he is not, and then ended up just like that the next school year? It leaves me hanging as to what has been the decision of the school as regards what the boy said? Did they just let it slip it off and then move on? Well, sadly, sometimes it is just what the school does.


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French | Arabic

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28 August 2019 (France) See more »

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$14,178,915
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