Girl Rising

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 ...
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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.
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Special Features

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

  • Release Date: 3/4/2014
  • UPC: 025192224560
  • Original Release: 2013
  • Rating:

  • Source: New Video Group
  • Presentation: Color
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Time: 1:43:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 9,602

Cast & Crew

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

Disc #1 -- Girl Rising
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   Chapters
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      Trailers
      Director's Welcome
      Behind The Scenes
      Why Girl's Education
      Join Us
   Setup
      Audio
         5.1 Surround
         2.0 Stereo
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         Français Subtitles: On
         Deutsch Subtitles: On
         Español Subtitles: On
         Português Subtitles: On
         Japanese Subtitles: On
         Chinese Subtitles: On
         Hebrew Subtitles: On
         Arabic Subtitles: On
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