3/4/2017 - Movie Showing: Girl Rising

Women's History Month Film Showing: "Girl Rising"

Saturday, March 4th

2:00 - 4:00pm

Farioly Program Room

From Academy Award-nominated director Richard E. Robbins, "Girl Rising" journeys around the globe to witness the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world.

Viewers get to know nine unforgettable girls living in the developing world: ordinary girls who confront tremendous challenges and overcome impossible odds to pursue their dreams.

Prize-winning authors put the girls’ remarkable stories into words, and renowned actors give them voice. With: Cate Blanchett, Selena Gomez, Anne Hathaway, Salma Hayek, Alicia Keys, Meryl Streep, and Kerry Washington" Rated PG-13 Movie time: 1hr 41min. Released in 2013.

For information contact Librarian Elizabeth O'Connell, 203.797.4505, ext. 7228

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