"Screening of GIRL RISING"
Sunday, March 10, 2013
Doors open at 5:00 for the 5:45 screening. Tickets are $10 and will be available at the door. You can also buy them in advance by going to the web site listed below.
From the award-winning producers of The Documentary Group and Vulcan Productions, with strategic partner Intel Corporation and distribution partner CNN Films, Girl Rising spotlights the stories of nine unforgettable girls born into unforgiving circumstances. Each girl’s story is written by a renowned writer from her native country: Marie Arana, Sooni Taraporevala, Aminatta Forna, Edwidge Danticat, and others. Academy Award Nominee Richard E. Robbins (Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience) directed Girl Rising. It includes voice performances from esteemed actors Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, Liam Neeson, Kerry Washington, Cate Blanchett, Priyanka Chopra, Salma Hayek, Chloë Grace Moretz, Selena Gomez, Freida Pinto and Alicia Keys.
2013 Color 1 hour 41 minutes Rated PG-13