Our Documentary List

 

The Movies below dive into the issues of sexual abuse, and assault. They serve as resources, and as an opportunity to learn and grow from survivors, and allies. These Movies may not be the best for someone who is looking for a reading list for self-care and relaxation after abuse, or assault.

As such, we have made another list of books and movies that we call “escapes" for their ability to transport us to another world, or to take our mind off of trauma. Click the button below if you wish to see that list.


 

MISS REPRESENTATION

Miss Representation exposes how mainstream media and culture contribute to the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America.


HOT GIRLS WANTED

Hot Girls Wanted tells the story of young women who have been drawn into the sex trade - and how easy it is for a web-savvy generation to end up making porn.


THE HUNTING GROUND

The hunting ground investigates assault on college campuses, providing interviews by male and female survivors and national statistics.


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THE MASK YOU LIVE IN

The Mask You Live In follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves while negotiating America’s narrow definition of masculinity.


THE INVISIBLE WAR

The Invisible War interviews survivors and unpacks the deeply-rooted problem of sexual assault in our armed forces.


WE ARE MAN ENOUGH SERIES

The We are man enough series explores and redefines traditional masculinity in America. Episode 4 discusses how men can learn from #METOO to shape the next generation.


 
 
Featuring exclusive interviews with survivors,   At the Heart of Gold   looks at the shocking stories of the gymnasts who made courageous efforts to reveal a dangerous system that prioritized winning over everything. It examines how abusers such as Dr. Larry Nassar, the osteopathic physician for the U.S. women’s Olympic gymnastics team, could go unchecked for so many years. At the Heart of Gold will premier on HBO in 2019.

Featuring exclusive interviews with survivors, At the Heart of Gold looks at the shocking stories of the gymnasts who made courageous efforts to reveal a dangerous system that prioritized winning over everything. It examines how abusers such as Dr. Larry Nassar, the osteopathic physician for the U.S. women’s Olympic gymnastics team, could go unchecked for so many years. At the Heart of Gold will premier on HBO in 2019.