He Named Me Malala

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Inspiring, deeply affecting docu explores teen icon's life.

PG-13 2015 87 minutes

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 13+

Informative and inspiring

My 13-year-old just read Malala's book and wanted to know more. The documentary explores Malala's history and activism and her relationships with her family, allowing viewers to see that while she's an icon, making global history and meeting world leaders, she's also a typical teen in some ways, doing her homework, trying to make friends in a new school, and arguing with her little brothers. We loved this film.

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age 3+

So inspiring.

I was so touched at the footage of this movie. Girls can stand up for their education,. Such a great movie.

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