World Cinema Day brings middle and high school students and teachers to Madison for a special free screening of a high-quality, international film with an introduction before the film and a Q&A/discussion after the film. This is an annual event held in conjunction with the Wisconsin Film Festival. Deadline to register is Friday, April 7th. This year’s event:
based on a novel by Mitali Perkins
Language: English/Bangla (Bengali)
Mitali Perkins herself will introduce the film and hold a discussion & Q&A after the film
A daring Bangladeshi teen-aged girl battles the dangers of the big city when she disguises herself as a boy to earn extra cash for her struggling family.
Sponsored by WIRC and the Wisconsin Film Festival
Cosponsored by the Middle East Studies Program