Girl RisingDVD - 2014
View a groundbreaking film, which tells the stories of nine extraordinary girls from nine countries, written by nine celebrated writers and narrated by nine renowned actors. Viewers will see a showcase of strength from the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. Featuring Anne Hathaway, Cate Blanchett, Selena Gomez, Liam Neeson, Priyanka Chopra, Chloe Moretz, Freida Pinto, Salma Hayek, Meryl Streep, Alicia Keys, and Kerry Washington.
From Library Staff
WATCHED- This documentary was so great. Sometimes living in America we do not think about the privilege of going to school... this movie documents girls' struggles to be educated in developing countries. It was touching, and I cried the entire time. From a little girl in Haiti determined to learn... Read More »