Making the Grade

Making the Grade

Making the Grade

Focused on the bonds between teacher and student, this Irish documentary explores the world of piano lessons and musical exams.

201785 minsIreland
Documentary
Director:
Ken Wardrop ('Undressing My Mother', 'His & Hers', 'Mom and Me')
Writer:
Ken Wardrop

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Making the Grade / Reviews

The Times

The Times

The vision of the world expressed here is warm and lovely, full of irrepressible positivity. While all negativity is excluded from Wardrop's vision, life's darkness hovers outside the artfully constructed frame.

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Stuff

Stuff

Without contrivance or any unearned sentiment, Wardrop goes out with his camera and his microphones, and comes home with a reason, again, to believe that human nature is not done with delighting us just yet.

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