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‘Girl Rising’ screening draws a crowd

Swanee Hunt, left, and activist Maame Yankah speak to audience at Thursday’s screening of “Girl Rising’’ at Regal Fenway. (Photo: Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe)

There were some familiar faces at Thursday’s screening of “Girl Rising,’’ a new documentary about the importance of education to a group of nine girls around the world. The film, directed by Richard E. Robbins and narrated by the likes of Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, Cate Blanchett, and Selena Gomez, drew a crowd that included Swanee Hunt, Kerry Healey, Cheryl Richards, Lisa Pierpont, Wendy Semonian, Stacey Lucchino, Corinne Grousbeck, Linda Pizzuti Henry, Bryan Rafanelli, Marlo Fogelman, and Sandra Casagrand.

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