How to Watch The First Grader 2010 Online in The UK

Released: 2010

Rated: PG-13

7.4/10

Updated: 12th Apr, 2021
Genres: Biography, Drama, Romance
Director: Justin Chadwick

The cast of The First Grader

Naomie Harris, Oliver Litondo, Tony Kgoroge, Alfred Munyua

What is The First Grader about?

Set in a mountain village in Kenya the film tells the remarkable true and uplifting story of a proud old Mau Mau veteran who is determined to seize his last chance to learn to read and write - and so ends up joining a class alongside six year-olds. Together he and his young teacher face fierce resistance, but ultimately they win through - and also find a new way of overcoming the burdens of the colonial past.

Where to watch The First Grader


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