Fifth Anniversary Screening at Ross School
Friday, March 22, at 6pm
Ross School, 18 Goodfriend Drive, East Hampton NY
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, written by acclaimed female writers, and voiced by notable actresses including Meryl Streep, Kerry Washington, Anne Hathaway, Cate Blanchett, and more, Girl Rising proves that one girl with courage is a revolution.
This special screening celebrating the fifth anniversary of the film’s release will feature never before seen new footage. 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.