Starring: Mohamed Fellag, Sophie Nélisse, Émilien Néron
Running Time: 94 minutes
Director: Philippe Falardeau
Bachir Lazhar, an Algerian immigrant, is hired to replace an elementary school teacher who died tragically. While the class goes through a long healing process, nobody in the school is aware of Bachir's painful former life; nor that he is at risk of being deported at any moment.