Girls' School (film)

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Girls' School
Theatrical poster
Directed by John Brahm
Written by Tess Slesinger (story)
Richard Sherman
Starring Anne Shirley
Music by Gregory Stone
Cinematography Franz Planer
Edited by Otto Meyer
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date
  • September 30, 1938 (1938-09-30)
Running time
72 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Girls' School is a 1938 comedy film starring Anne Shirley. The film was directed by John Brahm and based upon a Tess Slesinger story. Morris Stoloff and Gregory Stone were nominated for the Academy Award for Best Music, Scoring.


The film revolves around wealthy high school teenagers who are sent to a boarding school to learn proper etiquette. One of the girls causes a scandal when she stays out all night, then announces on planning to elope with a boy. She gets in trouble when the faculty finds out through a monitor's report from a reluctant poor girl attending on scholarship.[1]



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