The ‚School Day’ takes place on Thursday, 21st of July 2016. It is an offer from the Indian Film Festival open to students from the 9th to the 13th grade. Students can expect to see ‚Ottaal [The Trap]’. The film tells the story of young Kuttappayi who realizes how valuable education is and how unfair the chances of getting an education are. This adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s 18th century short story ‚Wanka’ gives an insight into modern India and tells the story of Kuttappayi and simultaneously millions of others worldwide. In keeping with the topic, the film also goes into the issue of child labour. The screening gives a detailed introduction of the topic through experts. The event comes to an end with a conversation with the film’s director, to be held in English. The film will be shown in Malayalam and English with English subtitles. The ‚School Day’ is supported by the Robert Bosch Stiftung.