Hosts: Lilia Luciano and Katrina Campins
What: Special Screening of “Girl Rising,” – followed by a 20 minutes Q&A
Where: South Beach Stadium 18 (Screen 1) – 1120 Lincoln Road Mall, Miami Beach, FL
When: Thursday, April 4th at 7:30pm (film runtime is 1 hour, 41 minutes)
About Girl Rising: 10×10 is a global campaign to educate and empower girls, working to create a ripple effect that can transform communities for generations. At the center of this campaign is an innovative feature film, Girl Rising, which journeys around the globe to witness the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. From Academy Award-nominated director Richard E. Robbins, Girl Rising spotlights the stories of 9 unforgettable girls born into unforgiving circumstances in 9 different countries, written by 9 celebrated writers and narrated by 9 renowned actresses (Anne Hathaway, Meryl Streep, Cate Blanchett, Selena Gomez, Priyanka Chopra, Chloe Moretz, Salma Hayek, Alicia Keys and Kerry Washington). Liam Neeson and Freida Pinto also lend their voices. Girl Rising captures their dreams, their voices, and their remarkable lives. Together, Girl Up, 10×10 and Girl Rising promote a powerful truth: educating girls in developing countries can transform families, communities, and our world – and break the cycle of poverty in just one generation.
Official “Girl Rising” Trailer:
About Lilia: Lilia Luciano (www.twitter.com/lilialuciano) is a bilingual journalist, documentary film producer and literacy advocate. Formerly of Univision and NBC News, Lilia blogs for The Huffington Post and has been filming a documentary about the human consequences of the drug wars on communities in Colombia. She is also involved with the UN Foundation’s initiative Girl Up! to promote access to quality education for girls around the world.
About Katrina:Katrina Campins is a real estate powerhouse who runs her own business, The Campins Company. While handling some of the top entertainers in the world, this savvy, twenty-first century businesswoman speaks with genuine enthusiasm about the power of creating one’s own destiny. Currently she is preparing for her new show on the Style Network that will air this summer.