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Title The first grader / National Geographic Entertainment, BBC Films and UK Film Council present in association with Videovision Entertainment and Lip Sync and Arte France, a Sixth Sense/Origin Pictures production ; producers, Richard Harding, Sam Feuer, David M. Thompson ; written by Ann Peacock ; directed by Justin Chadwick.

Publication Info. Universal City, Calif. : Distributed by Vivendi Entertainment, 2011.


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Edition Widescreen version.
Description 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation.
Cast Naomie Harris, Oliver Litondo, Sam Feuer, Tony Kgoroge.
Credits Director of photography, Rob Hardy ; music by, Alex Heffes.
Note Based on a true story.
Originally produced in 2010.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for some disturbing violent content and brief nudity.
Summary A heartwarming and inspiring true story of an 84-year-old Kenyan villager and ex-Mau Mau freedom fighter who fights for his right to go to school for the first time to get the education he could never afford. It is a triumphant testimony to the transforming force of education.
Note Bonus features: Making of; Docu-short; Bonus interviews; Coming attractions.
Language English dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Right to education -- Kenya -- Drama.
Older men -- Kenya -- Drama.
Veterans -- Education -- Drama.
Added Author Chadwick, Justin.
Harris, Naomie, 1976-
Litondo, Oliver.
Feuer, Sam, 1974-
Kgoroge, Tony.
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Vivendi Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 9781426297007
Standard No. 727994754107
Music No. FD75410 National Geographic
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