In a Bronx Catholic school in 1964 a popular priest’s ambiguous relationship with a troubled 12 year old black student is questioned by the school’s principal. Oscar award winning film starring Meryl Streep and Phillip Seymour Hoffman.
After a prank goes disastrously wrong, a group of boys are sent to a detention centre where they are physically and sexually abused by the officers in charge; over 10 years later, they get their chance for revenge.
Tom, Mark and Alastair went to the very best school money could buy. At eight years of age they were sent as boarders to a prep school in the countryside outside London that prepared boys for Eton, Harrow, Oxford, Cambridge and life. Little did their parents’ suspect.
Boyhood Shadows explores the emotional carnage of childhood sexual abuse. About pain. Betrayal. Addiction. Devastation. But it also shines a light on the strength of the human spirit. Dignity. Honesty. And even, humour.
Boys and Men Healing is a documentary about the impact of male sexual abuse on both the individual and society, and the importance and power of healing and speaking out for male survivors for the well-being of individuals, families and communities.
A 27 minute documentary of five men discussing the impact of sexual abuse on men. Intended as an introduction into this difficult topic that can be used in therapy sessions, group discussions and training seminars.