Film


The Teachers’ Lounge

Dir: Ilker Çatak
Cast: Leonie Benesch, Leonard Stettnisch, Eva Löbau
98mins   2023   Germany   12A   German | Turkish | Polish | English    Subtitled   

Carla Nowak, a dedicated sports and math teacher, starts her first job at a high school. She stands out among the new staff because of her idealism.

When a series of thefts occur at the school and one of her students is suspected, she decides to get to the bottom of the matter on her own.

Carla tries to mediate between outraged parents, opinionated colleagues and aggressive students, but is relentlessly confronted with the structures of the school system.

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