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The First Grader

Synopsis

An educator must stand up for the rights of an unusual student in this drama from director Justin Chadwick, which is based on a true story. In 2002, the government of Kenya announces that free education will be available to the nation's children for the first time, and as principal Jane Obinchu (Naomie Harris) enrolls hundreds of new first grade students in her ramshackle...more

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3.0

56 out of 100 Metascore®

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For Families

15

OK for kids 15+

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