2012 Comedy/Drama Rated PG-13 94 Minutes
|In Theaters||April 13, 2012|
|On 4K UHD||Not Available|
|On Blu-ray||August 28, 2012|
|On DVD||August 28, 2012|
Nominated for an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, MONSIEUR LAZHAR tells the poignant story of a Montreal middle school class shaken by the death of their well-liked teacher. Bachir Lazhar (Fellag), a 55-year-old Algerian immigrant, offers the school his services as a substitute teacher and is quickly hired. As he helps the children heal, he also learns to accept his own painful past. This moving film features exquisite performances by Fellag and a stunning ensemble of child actors.
Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, a disturbing image and brief language.
Box office gross: $1.9 million. View box office history.
Presented in French.
Released by Music Box Films. See more credits.