'About 111 Girls'

Screening from the Global Lens Film Series

About 111 GirlsAs part of the nationwide Global Lens film series, the DC Public Library will be screening the 2012 Iraqi film, About 111 Girls, which follows the story of an Iranian official's quest to save 111 Kurdish young women from a mass suicide -- due to a lack of husbands.

This film has been screened at film festivals around the world, but never received a theatrical nationwide release.

Join us on Monday, Oct. 21 at 6 p.m. for this quirky drama.

Farsi/Persian and Kurdish with subtitles in English. 79 minutes.