Monsieur Lazhar
Monsieur Lazhar

A film by Philippe Falardeau

2011 Canada - Drama

synopsis

After he learns the death of a sixth grade teacher, Bachir Lazhar, an Algerian refugee, propose himself as a substitute at the school's headmistress.

  • cast

    • Fellag
    • Sophie Nélisse
    • Emilien Néron
    • Danielle Proulx
    • Brigitte Poupart
  • crew +

    • Producer
    • Luc Déry (micro_scope)
    • Producer
    • Kim McCraw (micro_scope)
    • Line producer
    • Claude Paiement
    • Cinematographer
    • Ronald Plante
    • Production designer
    • Emmanuel Fréchette
    • Editor
    • Francesca Chamberland
    • Music
    • Martin Léon
    • Sound
    • Pierre Bertrand
    • Sound
    • Mathieu Beaudin
    • Sound
    • Sylvain Bellemare
    • Sound
    • Bernard Gariépy Strobl

awards & nominations

  • Nominated as Best foreign film at the Oscars 2012

news +

screenings in festivals & markets +