In east London, teenager Shola is known as ''Rocks'' after protecting her childhood friend from bullies. Rocks has big dreams but one day she returns home from school to discover her life is radically altered: her troubled, single mother has disappeared, leaving her responsible for her younger brother. In 2016, Sarah Gavron and her team received the Athena Film Festival Ensemble Award for the film Suffragette. **Tickets to the film can be purchased day of at the Box Office located in the Milstein Building Lobby** https://athenafilmfestival.com/athena-film-festival-box-office-location-and-hours/
The Athena Film Festival at Barnard College in New York City, is a weekend of inspiring films that tell the extraordinary stories of fierce and fearless women leaders. Over the last ten years, the Festival has welcomed more than 35,000 people from all over the world to 200+ screenings of narratives, documentaries, and shorts that feature diverse stories of ambition, courage, and resilience.