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Good mourning, class 

An Algerian refugee takes charge of grieving grade schoolers in Monsieur Lazhar

Both teacher and students get a lesson in loss in Philippe Falardeau's Monsieur Lazhar.

Both teacher and students get a lesson in loss in Philippe Falardeau's Monsieur Lazhar.

In this French Canadian feature by Philippe Falardeau, a standard liberal tale about an inspirational teacher gradually deepens into a quiet study of how grief works its way through a community. The death of a young grade school instructor shocks her students…

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