The U of T Interdisciplinary Society for International Development (ISID) is hosting a screening of the documentary “Girl Rising” this Thursday, Jan 29th at the Innis Hall Theatre. To learn more and register, follow this link! https://utisid.wordpress.com/ Did we mention there’s free pizza?
About the film: “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 nearly impossible odds to pursue their dreams. Prize-winning authors put the girls’ remarkable stories into words, and renowned actors give them voice.”
This is a documentary produced by Girl Rising – a global campaign for girls’ education. http://girlrising.com/