La cour de Babel

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  • Creator Pyramide International ; Les Films du Poisson ; Arte ; Les Films du Poisson présente en coproduction avec Sampek Productions ; en coproduction avec ARTE France Cinéma ; un film de Julie Bertuccelli ; produit par Yaël Fogiel et Laetitia Gonzalez ; image et réalisation, Julie Bertuccelli
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [London] : New Wave Films, [2015]
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videodisc (94 min.) : color
  • OCLC ocn900645319
  • Credits
    • Teacher: Brigitte Cervoni ; students: Abir Gares, Agnieszka Zych, Alassane Couattara, Andréa Drazic, Andromeda Havrincea, Daniel Alin Szasz, Daniil Kliashkou, Djenabou Conde, Eduardo Ribeiro Lobato, Felipe Arellano Santibanez, Kessa Keita, Luca Da Silva, Marco Aurelio Dos Santos, Marko Jovanovic, Maryam Aboagila, Miguel Angel Cegarra Monsalve, Mihajlo Sustran, Naminata Kaba Diakite, Nethmal Mampitiya Arachchige, Oksana Denys, Ramatoulaye Ly, Thathsarani Mampitiya Arachchige, Xin Li, Yong Xia, Youssef Ezzangaoui
    • Director of photography, Julie Bertuccelli ; editor, Josiane Zardoya ; music, Olivier Daviaud

Summary

  • French documentary filmed in a Parisian school for immigrant children. Shot over the course of one academic year, the documentary follows the teachers and pupils of Grange-aux-Belles secondary school that teaches non-French speaking children between the ages of eleven and 15 to read and write the language fluently.

Notes

  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2013.
  • Title also appears in several other languages in vernacular script.
  • Extras: trailer; Two years later; Interview with Julie Bertuccelli; Interview with Brigitte Cervoni.
  • DVD; PAL; region 2; 16:9 presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 or 2.0 soundtracks.
  • In French with optional English subtitles.
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