Jio MAMI 17th Mumbai Film Festival with Star India brings you Fox Searchlight and Davis Geggenheim’s ‘He Named Me Malala’ on Friday, October 30, 2015 at 4.30 pm, Regal, Colaba. A compilation of real footage and interviews, this powerful film chronicles the journey of the youngest ever Noble Prize laureate and Pakistani activist, Malala Yousafzai.
This inspirational film documents true events of incidents leading up to the Talibans’ attack on the young Pakistani schoolgirl, Malala Yousafzai, for speaking out in support of educating girls. It also documents the aftermath and her speech to the United Nations. The film is releasing in theaters on 6th November across India.
“I am really looking forward to seeing “He Named Me Malala”, the story of this extraordinary human rights advocate who has the inner strength and vision to fearlessly stand up for what she believes in”, said fervent admirer and Chairperson, Kiran Rao.
Festival Director, Anupama Chopra further added, “Malala is a profoundly inspiring real-life hero and we are thrilled to have her story screening at MAMI”
‘He Named Me Malala’ will be screened at:
1st Screening Fri, October 30 Regal, Colaba 4.30pm
2nd Screening Sun, November 01 PVR Juhu 7.00pm
3rd Screening Mon, November 02 PVR Phoenix 4.00pm