THURSDAY, FEB 2 2017 | 6:00PM Reception, 7:00PM Screening
WHAT TOMORROW BRINGS
Beth Murphy / 2015 / Documentary / 85 minutes / English, Dari, Pashtu
What Tomorrow Brings is the story of the first all-girls school in a remote Afghan village. While the girls learn to read and write, education goes far beyond the classroom and teaches the students that girls also count.
Guest speakers: Filmmaker Beth Murphy and Razia Jan Film subject and founder, Zabuli Education Center and Founder, Razia's Ray of Hope Foundation. Moderated by Jo Becker Advocacy Director, Children's Rights division at Human Rights Watch.
Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2017 (Click link for complete festival schedule)
The Human Rights Watch Film Festival returns to the Museum of Photographic Arts on February 2 – 5, 2017. Now in it's seventh year, the festival presents a unique program encompassing six films and discussions that address a wide range of human rights issues from around the world. Filmmakers and Human Rights Watch experts will be present to discuss many of the issues raised by films and their impact around the world.