Film Series: "Sonita"
Thursday, January 19, 2017 6:30 PM

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Thursday, January 19
6:30 p.m.

Merriam Park Library
1831 Marshall Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55104

Sonita dreams of being a famous rapper.  But as an Afghan teen living in Tehran, her dreams are dangerous: The Iranian government doesn't allow girls to sing in public, and back home in Afghanistan, she is expected to become a teenage bride. Armed with nothing but passion and persistance, Sonita must risk it all to turn obstacle into opportunity.

A post-film discussion will be led by Advocates' staff.