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The Breadwinner

Country: Ireland/Canada/Luxembourg
Language: English
Director: Nora Twomey
Runtime: 94 minutes
Rating: PG
Saturday, February 17 @ 3:30pm

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In Taliban ruled Kabul, women are forbidden to walk around unescorted, let alone get a job. When her father is thrown in jail, 11-year-old Parvana must cut her hair and pose as a boy to provide for her family. This animated feature is about loyalty, perseverance and the power of imagination. Based on the children’s novel by Canadian Deborah Ellis. 2018 Academy Award Nominee

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