To mark the International Day of the Girl Child, the European Week of Action for Girls, the United Nations, the Canadian Embassy and the Irish Embassy present:
Parvana is an 11-year-old girl who lives under Taliban rule in Afghanistan in 2001. After the wrongful arrest of her father, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy to support her family. Working alongside a friend, she soon discovers a new world of freedom and danger. Drawing strength from the fantastical stories she invents, Parvana embarks on an epic quest to find her father and reunite her family.
Animated drama film.
Run time: ’94m
The screening will be followed by a panel discussion.
This is is a free event. A link to register will be added here when it becomes available.