Teacher of the Year (film)

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Teacher of the Year
Teacher of the Year poster.jpg
Directed byJason Strouse
Written byJason Strouse
Starring
CinematographyMatthew Skala
Edited byMatthew Skala
Production
company
Lower Merion Films
Distributed byScreen Media Films
Release date
Running time
82 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Teacher of the Year is a 2014 independent comedy film directed by Jason Strouse and starring Matt Letscher and Keegan-Michael Key.[1]

Premise[edit]

Surrounded by the eccentric faculty of Truman High School, Mitch Carter wins the California Teacher of the Year award and immediately receives a tempting offer that may force him to leave his job.[2]

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

The film is shot in a mock documentary format. In fact, one of the teachers makes a reference to This Is Spinal Tap, one of the most influential films in the mockumentary format.

Reception[edit]

Critics lauded the film's deft combination of humor and drama. It has a 100% score on Rotten Tomatoes, based on seven reviews.[3]

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