Girl Rising

Girl Rising

Director: Jenny Lee, Richard E. Robbins, Gareth Smith, Chris Wilcha

Cast: Jenny Lee, Richard E. Robbins, Gareth Smith, Chris Wilcha

     
 
Anne Hathaway, Cate Blanchett, Selena Gomez, Liam Neeson, Meryl Streep, and Chloe Moretz narrate this inspirational profile of nine girls from across the globe who vow to get an education

Overview

Anne Hathaway, Cate Blanchett, Selena Gomez, Liam Neeson, Meryl Streep, and Chloe Moretz narrate this inspirational profile of nine girls from across the globe who vow to get an education despite the seemingly insurmountable obstacles in their paths. From Cambodian orphan Sokha to Nepalese composer Suma and nomadic Indian Ruksana, each of these girls has an incredible story to tell as they strive to get a proper education, and realize their true potential. In hearing those stories, we discover how a single girl with drive and determination can become the catalyst for positive change on a global scale.

Product Details

Release Date:
03/04/2014
UPC:
0025192224560
Original Release:
2013
Rating:
NR
Source:
New Video Group
Presentation:
[Color]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time:
1:43:00
Sales rank:
22,440

Special Features

Closed Caption; Director's welcome; Outtakes; Behind the scenes; On location

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Anne Hathaway Narrator
Cate Blanchett Narrator
Selena Gomez Narrator
Freida Pinto Narrator
Meryl Streep Narrator
Kerry Washington Narrator
Chloe Moretz Narrator
Priyanka Chopra Narrator
Alicia Keys Narrator
Liam Neeson Narrator

Technical Credits
Jenny Lee Director
Richard E. Robbins Director
Gareth Smith Director
Chris Wilcha Director
Jody Allen Executive Producer
Paul G. Allen Executive Producer
Marie Arana Screenwriter
Edwidge Danticat Screenwriter
Mona Eltahawy Screenwriter
Aminatta Forna Screenwriter
Holly Gordon Executive Producer
Zarghuna Kargar Screenwriter
Gillian McCarthy Editor
Maaza Mengiste Screenwriter
Ramaa Mosley Producer
Sooni Taraporevala Screenwriter
Manjushree Thapa Screenwriter
Loung Ung Screenwriter
Tom Yellin Executive Producer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Girl Rising
1. Opening Credits [1:01]
2. Sokha - Cambodia [:20]
3. 66 Million [4:28]
4. Wadley - Haiti [2:05]
5. Girls Are Expected To... [12:00]
6. Suma - Nepal [:46]
7. Parents Choose Boys [10:00]
8. Yasmin - Egypt [1:20]
9. 50% Of Assaults [8:53]
10. Azmera - Ethiopia [1:22]
11. An Unsettling Fact [9:31]
12. Ruksana - India [1:12]
13. On In Four Chance [13:00]
14. Senna - Peru [1:00]
15. Women Grow Economies [11:30]
16. Mariama - Sierra Leone [:55]
17. What Changes? [7:12]
18. Amina - Afghanistan [:38]
19. There Are More Stories [9:31]
20. Call To Action [1:01]
21. Chapter 21 [6:45]

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