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22 Ratings

On the Way to School

Sur le chemin de l’école

Directed by Pascal Plisson
France, 2013


From the savannahs of Kenya to the winding trails of the Atlas mountains in Morocco, from the heat of Southern India to the vast plateaus of Patagonia, On the Way to School follows Jackson, Zahira, Samuel and Carlito, four children united in their yearning to learn.

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On the Way to School Directed by Pascal Plisson

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

2014 | Winner: Best Documentary Film

Mill Valley Film Festival

2014 | Winner: Favorite Independent World Feature (Audience Award)

Goya Awards

2016 | Nominee: Best European Film

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