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By The Hess Collective
Written & Directed by Elizabeth Hess
SPOILED: The Film Project unearths the roots of global gender-based violence from the male point of view but is performed by an ensemble of women. In this first chapter of the film, three stories based on real events, probe the underlying trauma or training that lead to campus rape, elder abuse and domestic violence. Spanning the globe, future chapters will continue to shed light on the role patriarchy plays in perpetuating misogyny around the world. SPOILED does not speak for men or boys, nor does it demonize them - and includes stories of allies as well as perpetrators. Rather than glamorize the victimization of women and girls, or give way to despair, the piece aims to empower us all by upending toxic narratives.
The production contains mature themes not suitable for audience members under 14 years old.
Post-Show Talk Back
Gender-based Violence: What Can Be Done?
Moderated by: Elizabeth Scott Osborne (President: UN Women USA- Gulf Coast Chapter)