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Alumna Teodora Ana Mihai's documentary nominated for an Oscar
Posted 12/15/2014 02:56PM

International High School alumna Teodora Ana Mihai is winning lots of international praise for her debut documentary film Waiting for August. In addition to an Oscar nomination, awards include:

  • Best International Documentary, Bergen International Film Fest in Norway
  • Environmental Award, Reykjavik Film Festival
  • Best Romanian Documentary, Astra Film Festival
  • Award, Budapest Film Festival
  • Best Documentary, Karlovy Vary
  • Winner, Best International Feature Documentary Award, Hot Docs Film Festival

Watch the trailer and learn more about the film at http://waitingforaugust.be


"Research shows that younger children have a superior ability to learn a second language and that bilingual students tend to outperform their monolingual peers."

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The school delivers a rigorous bilingual immersion program from PK3 to grade 8, culminating in either the French Baccalaureate or International Baccalaureate program in its International High School.

The Bilingual Advantage

The bilingual education program of the French American International School provides our students with a springboard for a global perspective. The curriculum is taught in English and French in a way that makes learning exciting and challenging, while meeting the high standards of the French and American educational systems.

French American International School

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150 Oak Street

San Francisco, CA 94102

Ph: 415.558.2000


Early Childhood Center

1155 Page Street

San Francisco, CA 94117

Ph: 415.231.5733

An independent Pre-K through 12th grade co-educational day school in the heart of San Francisco. The school delivers a rigorous bilingual (French/English) immersion program through middle school, culminating in either the French Baccalaureate or International Baccalaureate program in its International High School.

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