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Glendale’s Commission on the Status of Women and Soroptimist International of Glendale to Host Screening of SOLD

January 10, 2017
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Please join the City of Glendale’s Commission on the Status of Women and Soroptimist International of Glendale for a screening of the film SOLD, a film based on true stories of a thirteen year-old Nepali girl who is sold to a brothel in India. This extraordinary story illustrates the brutality of child trafficking, which affects millions of children around the globe every year. Based on the global bestseller by Patricia McCormik, SOLD is a film by Academy Award winning Director Jeffrey D. Brown and Academy Award Winning Executive Producer Emma Thompson.

The screening will begin at 7:00 pm on Friday, January 20, 2017 at the Brand Library Recital Hall, located at 1601 W. Mountain Street in Glendale. A reception with light refreshments will be begin at 6:00 pm prior to the screening.

Entry to this event is FREE, but donations are encouraged, as 100% of all funds collected for the screening will go to the Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking (CAST), an organization that fights human trafficking in the Los Angeles region.

For more information, please contact Christine Powers at 818-548-4844 or women@glendaleca.gov.

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