At the Headfort boarding school for primary school students in Ireland, veteran teachers John and Amanda Leyden have their own fresh perspective on teaching. The couple have worked at the school for forty years and employ a philosophy that focuses on fostering balanced and independent values in their young pupils. Filled with humour and a contagious sense of empathy, SCHOOL LIFE is a heartwarming portrait of an unforgettable school year that is bound to leave you with a smile on your face.
Neasa Ní Chianáin, David Rane
Neasa Ní Chianáin (Ireland, 1975), David Rane. Chianáin's filmography: THE STRANGER (2014), FAIRYTALE OF KATHMANDU (2007), FRANK NED & BUSSY LIZZIE (2004). SCHOOL LIFE is Rane's first feature documentary.