Special Screening of Documentary ‘Girl Rising’ + Q&A with Producer
Ross School will host a screening of the acclaimed documentary Girl Rising in celebration of the film’s fifth anniversary on Friday, March 22, at 6pm. This special screening will feature new footage not included in the film’s original release. Girl Rising spotlights the unforgettable stories of girls living in the developing world, striving beyond circumstance and overcoming nearly insurmountable odds to achieve their dreams. Directed by Academy Award Nominee Richard E. Robbins and voiced by Meryl Streep, Kerry Washington, Anne Hathaway, Cate Blanchett, and more, Girl Rising proves that one girl with courage is a revolution. Kayce Jennings, a producer on the film, will hold a post-screening Q & A to discuss the film as well as the organization and global movement in support of girls’ education that emerged from it.
RSVP at ross.org/girlrising