When a Staten Island kindergarten teacher (Maggie Gyllenhaal) discovers what may be a gifted five-year-old student in her class, she becomes fascinated and obsessed with the child – spiraling downward on a dangerous and desperate path in order to nurture his talent.
Director Sara Colangelo
Writer Sara Colangelo (Little Accidents)
Cast Maggie Gyllenhaal (The Deuce, The Honourable Woman, Crazy Heart, The Dark Knight), Gael García Bernal (Mozart in the Jungle, Babel, The Motorcycle Diaries)
Producers Talia Kleinhendler (The Kindergarten Teacher, 2014), Osnat Handelsman-Keren (The Kindergarten Teacher, 2014), Trudie Styler (Still Alice, Black Nativity, Filth), Celine Rattray (The Kids Are Alright)
Production Credits Pie Films, Maven Pictures, Paper Chase Films, Manhattan Productions, Imagination Park Entertainment