@Mason GB Reads RBG Special Movie "The Breadwinner" PG-13
Saturday, Apr. 21, 1:30-3pm
GB Reads themes: social justice, girl's issues Based on the book by Deborah Ellis, from executive producer Angelina Jolie and the creators of the Academy Award®-nominated The Secret of Kells and Song of the Sea, comes the Academy Award®-nominated feature based on Deborah Ellis’ bestselling novel.
Parvana is an 11-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is wrongfully arrested, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy in order to support her family. Working alongside her friend Shauzia, Parvana discovers a new world of freedom–and danger. With undaunted courage, Parvana draws strength from the fantastical stories she invents, as she embarks on a quest to find her father and reunite her family. PG-13 for violence CLick for trailer Click for commonsense.media review