• Release Date: March 7, 2013
  • Run Time: 1 hr 41 min
  • Rating: PG-13 - Disturbing Images and Thematic Material
  • Cast: Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, Kerry Washington
  • Director: Richard Robbins
  • Genre: Documentary

Synopsis: One-week exclusive release: April 19-25. “It was incredible. Inspiring. Gorgeous. Perfect.” Audiences love “Girl Rising!” Meet 9 girls from 9 countries - striving beyond circumstance, pushing past limits. Their dreams, their voices, their remarkable lives -captured in an unforgettable feature film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. With stories written by renowned writers from each girl’s country and narrated by esteemed actors Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, Liam Neeson, Kerry Washington, Cate Blanchett, Priyanka Chopra, Salma Hayek, Chloë Grace Moretz, Selena Gomez, Freida Pinto and Alicia Keys. Academy Award Nominee Richard E. Robbins (Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience) directed Girl Rising. It is produced by the award-winning Documentary Group and Vulcan Productions, with strategic partner Intel Corporation and distribution partner CNN Films.