Film phase: Completed
What Tomorrow Brings is a coming-of-age story in which Afghan girls studying at the Zabuli School struggle against tradition and time. They discover that their school is the one place they can turn to understand the differences between the lives they were born into and the lives they dream of leading. At a time when the political and security situation is rapidly changing, the film weaves the interconnected stories of students, teachers, parents, and school founder Razia Jan.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Beth Murphy is founder of Principle Pictures, a company focused on creating documentary films, impact campaigns, and news reports about pressing human rights issues globally. She is director/producer of nearly 20 films that have screened on the Sundance Channel, PBS, History Channel, Lifetime, and Discovery Networks, including the award-winning feature documentary Beyond Belief, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival. Beth is a Blogger for The Huffington Post and Correspondent/Producer for GlobalPost Special Reports. She is a fellow at Boston University’s Center for Iraq Studies and serves on the board of the International Institute of Boston.