Girl Rising is a film, a curriculum, a leadership tool and nothing short of a revolution. There are 66 million girls around the world who dream about going to school. This movement is about changing the way the world values girls.
This film paired each girl with a writer from her native country to tell her story. Girls Rising invited many well known academy award winning actresses to give voice to their stories. This film is about nine girls from developing countries who overcome tremendous odds and challenges to pursue their dreams.
This global campaign involves educators, provides leadership opportunities and invites community action. Girl Rising has partnered with “Theatrical On Demand”, Gathr Films, that provides an opportunity for every community to create screenings of the film based on demand. As of his writing, there are 8 screenings nationwide and over 145,000 tickets sold. You can arrange a screening in your local theater on the website below.
See the preview, you will be inspired and hopeful about the strength of the human spirit. Be part of the change, one girl at a time. Help educate girls and change the world.