From executive producer Angelina Jolie and the creators of the Academy Award-nominated The Secret of Kells and Song of the Sea comes a thrilling and enchanting animated feature based on Deborah Ellis’ bestselling novel. The Breadwinner tells the story of Parvana, an 11-year-old girl living under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is wrongfully arrested, she disguises herself as a boy in order to support her family. The resourceful girl draws strength from the stories her father told her and ultimately risks her life to discover whether he is still alive. This is a timely and inspiring tale about the transcendent power of stories and their potential to unite and heal us all. Writer: Anita Doron. Director: Nora Twomey. (Ireland 2017) 93 min.