Plot : The First Grader is a drama based in Kenya. The movie focuses on an old man, who belongs to the Mau Mau community. Now, this old man is not at all like an ordinary person of his age. What makes him completely different is the fact that he has a zest for getting educated, at least to the basic level, wherein, he can read and write. Following his aspiration, he joins a school, where his peers are first graders, who are way too young as compared to him. The man is confronted by cold vibes from the people of his community. Not only him, but the person who takes up the arduous task of teaching him, is also blamed of being against the culture that they all follow. However, both the man and his teacher stand up against all odds, to emerge victorious, eventually. The film demonstrates in the most remarkable manner possible, the conditions that the old people in Kenya dwell in. It also bears testimony to the saying that where there is a will, there is a way. Watch The First Grader online to see how education also helps in the enlightenment of this old man, as he tries to wash away all that his people have been through at the time of foreign rule in his country. The movie is inspirational as well as emotional, which makes it an incredible package of entertainment. The way the old man defies his age and sets out to completely change his personality, is something to savour!
The First Grader Movie is Directed By : Justin Chadwick
Starring : Naomie Harris, Tony Kgoroge, Sam Feuer, Nick Reding, Oliver Litondo, Vusi Kunene, John Sibi-Okumu, Israel Makoe