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The First Grader

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The First Grader

Release Date: September 12, 2010

Year    :   2010
Slogan    :   «It's never too late to dream.»
Genres    :   Romance, Drama
Production Companies    :   Sixth Sense Productions, BBC Films, UK Film Council, Videovision Entertainment, Lipsync Productions, ARTE, Big Boy Films, Origin Pictures
Director    :   Justin Chadwick
Producers    :   David M. Thompson, Moonyeenn Lee, Anant Singh, Helena Spring, Joe Oppenheimer, Norman Merry, Jim Shamoon, Mario Zvan, Trevor Ingman, Ed Rubin, Hemal Shah, Richard Harding, Margie Kiundi, Patrick Musyimi, Sam Feuer, Nicola Blacker, Denise Tran
Writers    :   Ann Peacock
RunTime    :   103 mins.

The 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.

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