Teacher and novelist François Bégaudeau plays a version of himself as he negotiates a year with his racially mixed students from Entre les murs (original title). Entre les murs (Collection Folio (Gallimard)) (French Edition) [Francois Begaudeau] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The book that. Entre les murs: Scenario de Francois Begaudeau, Laurent Cantet et Robin Campillo [Laurent Cantet] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Author: Zululmaran Narr
Country: Central African Republic
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Politics
Published (Last): 25 August 2013
Pages: 13
PDF File Size: 7.98 Mb
ePub File Size: 7.3 Mb
ISBN: 719-7-22411-949-9
Downloads: 19105
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Zolole

It’s a shocking moment: The teachers talk to each other about their prospective students, both the good and the bad.

The narrator is a French teacher, which allows him entge hammer home the point about their illiteracy home even more directly.

Yet despite being a literature teacher as well, and the occasional mention of some reading bgaudezu on, book-titles are studiously avoided among the few that’s hinted at is, oddly enough, Georges Perec’s Je me souviens — but since the teacher obviously has little interest in remembering anything of this nightmare it’s not that much of a surprise that he brushes that aside.

That’s only the first surprise the film pulls on the viewer. But it was done as well as possible and it didn’t really interfere with the enjoyment of the book. Cantet allows entrd viewer to study the process of educating a fresh class of franoie and street-smart adolescent kids in a Paris suburban school. Teaching would be much more pleasant if I could touch or strike students, knock them down, swear at them, or otherwise abuse I really wanted to enjoy this book The film is apparently a semi-autobiographical story of the novelist and lead actor Begaudeau.

Everybody projects their own agenda on to it. A woman assists her friend in arranging an illegal abortion in s Romania. I was able to be freer with the material I took from my real-life experiences in the classroom. The staff room is deliciously spot on and the French classes are hilarious, but I would have found it difficult to read this largely autobiographical story if I still lived and taught in France, because of the issues it poses about racial conflict and integration, that extend far beyond the scope of the educative challenges of the classroom.


Films – TOP Certe volte molte volte di questo libro parlano le tv, i giornali, certe volte un po’ di meno qualcuno ne trae un film. Students are well-aware of current social and political issues, thanks to the Internet and related technology. Je n’ai pas trop compris le but de l’histoire en fait.

The Class () – IMDb

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Robin Campillo, Stephanie Leger. Carl, who has been excluded from his previous school. No one talks about the fact that the failure of Gruwell’s marriage and relationships was at least in part due to her profession.

You’re so stupid sometimes, m’sieur. Entre les murs – France. I knew the milieu a little. I’m not sure I’ve ever read a novel about school from a teachers perspective, and if I have they were most certainly portrayed as heroic.

He’s so much like me – same region, same political culture. In this tragi-comedy, the teachers resemble the pupils too closely: Directly under the full sun, her ears cocked, she concentrated on all the terms of the debate. Start your free trial. There are tense moments, hilarious repartees, behind the scene meetings of teachers evaluating students, parent teacher meetings and even stocktaking of a “year gone by” in the school.

Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! Return to Book Page. Entre les murs – Canada.


Classroom education today in many parts of the world has evolved from the dictatorial British format where the learned teacher lectures and the student imbibes what he sees and hears. Sun is setting on Havana.

Entre les murs (novel)

I cannot blame the author for having presented himself as a slightly angry teacher, who becomes more and more disillusioned as the year progresses, who insults his pupils, tries to shake them a little bit and ends up losing them along the way. I also appreciated this evolution you can acknowledge only at the end: But in its screenplay-like presentation The Class is two-dimensional and flat. But while it follows a teacher and his class for the duration of a school year, there really isn’t a story, and it was pessimistic through to the end.

Rare opportunities at actually imparting knowledge generally go something like this when, after class is over, he’s in a rush to get some coffee: Trivia About Entre les murs. As for the “documentary” part, it gives you a glimpse on a handful of issues, without ever have this usual moralistic tone you tend to expect from any “Ministry-of-Education” product. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

And that is what The Class does. Los Angeles Film Critics Association. Those who dare, are at risk of a formal complaint. Teaching can be the saddest job. I was never like that. These banlieusards are worse than savages! Il libro non leggetelo, risparmiateveli i soldi che costa We could never say “You’re an idiot” to a pupil, or talk so ‘freely’ with them-for example.

Last modified: October 16, 2020