Join us for a free special screening of the documentary film "Girl Rising" in Durham, NC!
Narrated by Anne Hathaway, Selena Gomez, Alicia Keys and other celebrities, Girl Rising is a groundbreaking feature film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to transform societies. The film tells the triumphant stories of nine girls from a variety of cultures around the world that reflects their struggles and triumphs to overcome societal or cultural barriers to get an education. The powerful storytelling delivers a simple, critical truth: Educating girls can change the world.
After the movie, join a discussion about the film and share your stories & thoughts on the topic. You can also learn more about Girl Rising and the film on their site at www.girlrising.com.
Disclaimer: The film is rated by PG-13 for mature content. There is no violence, nudity, or swearing, but there are some difficult themes and images.
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