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The Fencer (PG)

September 30

“The Fencer strikes home” 4 stars, Philip Kemp TOTAL FILM

Klaus Härö’s Golden Globe-nominated and Academy Award-shortlisted THE FENCER is a touching drama about Endel Nelis, a young man who arrives in Haapsalu, Estonia, in the early 1950s. Having left Leningrad to escape the secret police, he finds work as a teacher and founds a sports club for his students. Endel becomes a father figure to his students and starts teaching them his great passion – fencing, which causes a conflict with the school’s principal. Envious, the principal starts investigating Endel’s background…