The School in the Cloud

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What is the future of education in a networked world? TED Prize winning scientist Sugata Mitra installs an unmanned Internet kiosk in a remote Bengali village to pioneer “The School in the Cloud”. As children encounter the Internet for the first time, will they be able to use it to transform their futures?

World Premiere at CPH:Dox 2018



Directed by: Jerry Rothwell
Producers: Al Morrow, Dan Demissie
Executive Producers:  Ted Dintersmith, Tabitha Jackson, Stewart le Maréchal, Richard Ray Perez, Jonny Persey, Lynda Weinman


2018 | 85’ | UK & USA
Funding Partners: Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program & TED Prize Filmmaker Award




“The film will inspire debates beyond the room where it’s seen.” – The Guardian


20 March 2018: CPH:Dox, Denmark (World Premiere)

17 – 23 May 2018: SEFF, Korea

15 September 2018: Visioni dal Mondo, Milan, Italy

27 September – 4 October 2018: Bergen International Film Festival, Norway

11 – 19 October 2018: Heartland Film Festival, Indianapolis USA

12 – 21 October 2018: Warsaw International Film Festival, Poland

15 November 2018: DOC NYC, USA

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