Sylvia ★★½ 1986 (PG)
Biography of author/educator Sylvia Ashton-Warner, and her efforts to teach Maori children in New Zealand to read via unorthodox methods. David is a marvel. Based on Ashton-Warner's books “Teacher” and “I Passed This Way.” 99m/C VHS . NZ Eleanor David, Tom Wilkinson, Nigel Terry, Mary Regan; D: Michael Firth.