National Canadian Film Day presents The Breadwinner

Celebrate National Canadian Film Day on Wednesday April 18th!  National Canadian Film Day is a massive, coast-to-coast celebration of Canadian cinema brought to you by REEL Canada.  Film showing at Nepean Centrepointe:

The Breadwinner.

Premiered at Toronto International Film Festival in 2017, this acclaimed animated Drama was nominated for Best Animated Feature at the 2017 Academy Awards. Parvana is an 11-year-old girl who lives under Taliban rule in Afghanistan in 2001. After the wrongful arrest of her father, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy to support her family. Working alongside a friend, she soon discovers a new world of freedom and danger. Drawing strength from the fantastical stories she invents, Parvana embarks on an epic quest to find her father and reunite her family.

FIlm Rating: PG

Running Time: 95 Minutes

Language

English

Age group

Adult
Teen