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49 Ratings

Private Lessons

Élève libre

Directed by Joachim Lafosse
Belgium, 2008


Sixteen-year-old Jonas fails his exams again but thinks he can devote himself professionally to tennis. He fails the national competition. He meets 30-year-old Pierre, who is moved by his situation, and decides to help him.

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Private Lessons
Directed by Joachim Lafosse

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

2008 | Quinzaine des Réalisateurs

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2009 | Spectrum

São Paulo International Film Festival


Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

2010 | Focus on Belgian Cinema

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