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The First Grader

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An educator must stand up for the rights of an unusual student in this drama from director [[Performer~P12055~Justin Chadwick~justinchadwick]], 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 ([[Performer~P334461~Naomie Harris~naomieharris]]) enrolls hundreds of new first grade students in her ramshackle school, she's greeted by one prospective student who stands out...more

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3.0

56 out of 100 Metascore®

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15

OK for kids 15+

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