The Kindergarten Teacher (2019)

Lisa Spinelli (Maggie Gyllenhaal), a kindergarten teacher living in New York, becomes obsessed with one of her young students who she believes is a child prodigy.

Lisa finds herself fascinated by the young boy and his poetic talents. She soon finds herself risking her career and family to nurture the boy, who she believes, is a ‘young Mozart’.

“See Maggie Gyllenhaal give one of the best performances of her career” – The Guardian ★★★★★

“Rippling with psychological complexity and sneaky humor, this is a rich character study that takes constantly surprising turns” – The Hollywood Reporter

“A really impressive piece of work – Mark Kermode