If the long-followed saga of Mary Kay Letourneau is any indicator, America’s twisted fascination with attractive women school teachers having affairs with their younger male students is far from over. Enter A Teacher.
The indie film directed and written by Hannah Fidell premieres at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, which runs from Jan. 17-27, in the forward-thinking Next category, and stars pretty, fresh-faced Lindsay Burdge as a Texas high school teacher who begins a relationship with her student, played by Will Brittain. Check out this exclusive trailer for the movie, below. Burdge blushes like, well, a teenager, Brittain struts around and tells her, “Take off your clothes,” and then things take a turn to the obsessive side. Bad bad teacher.
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