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PG-13| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
Stories of nine girls from developing countries show them overcoming great obstacles to obtain an education and change their fates.

Cast: Meryl Streep , Anne Hathaway , Kerry Washington , Selena Gomez ,

Director: Richard Robbins

Genres: Documentary

Girl Rising (2013)

Release Date: March 7th, 2013|1 hr. 30 min.

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  • While its mixture of cinematic styles is awkward more often than not, Girl Rising deserves points for at least trying something different rather than relying on the bone-dry, academic approach usually employed for such informational ventures. show more

  • The idea behind Girl Rising is strikingly simple and even more strikingly imaginative. show more

  • The film's re-creations, some involving actors and some the girls themselves, aren't always successful, but the truths at their core are rock-solid. Illuminating and ultimately hopeful, despite the horrible circumstances depicted, Girl Rising stands as a testament to the power of information. show more

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