Hilliard Northwest News

Hilliard Schools to screen documentary

Hilliard City Schools will screen the documentary Girl Rising for the community at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, in the performing arts center of Hilliard Bradley High School, 2800 Walker Road.

Girl Rising spotlights the stories of nine girls born into unforgiving circumstances -- capturing their dreams, voices and remarkable lives. It is directed by Academy Award-nominee Richard E. Robbins and is narrated by Cate Blanchett, Priyanka Chopra, Selena Gomez, Anne Hathaway, Salma Hayek, Alicia Keys, Chloe Moretz, Liam Neeson, Freida Pinto, Meryl Streep and Kerry Washington.

Tickets are $3. The proceeds will be donated to the 10x10 Fund for Girls' Education.