Oscar-winning filmmaker Vanessa Roth follows a group of rural India's most disadvantaged children over the course of seven years.
As the girls struggle with the pressures of school, they must also navigate the sharp contrasts between family traditions and their modern world.Watch Now:Amazon
Now attending college, some of the students are torn between family expectations, pressure to uplift their communities and their own dreams.Watch Now:Amazon
Five girls enter the Shanti Bhavan school, where teachers and staff raise them, educate them and empower them to change their families' futures.
While some of the girls continue their schooling, others have moved on to careers, where they work to fulfill their mission of helping others.