Review: Strong At The Heart by Carolyn Lehman

Caroline Lehman’s book Strong At The Heart from 2005 features interviews with 11 survivors, 4 male and the rest female. She very wisely sets the tape recorder going, lets the interviewees tell their stories and takes their pictures, otherwise her intro at the beginning is her only other contribution aside from a few listings for…

Review: Chosen (2008, Brian Woods, UK)

Chosen tells the story of the three boys at an English public school in the 1960s and their life beyond that time. Director Brian Woods structured the film in three acts describing the three intereviewees’ arrival at the school, followed by their targeting, grooming and abuse. Finally the varied emotional, legal and practical aftermath for…

Boys and Men Healing

That’s the title of a movie that’s currently in the works by Kathy Barbini, who previously put out an independent documentary titled The Healing Years. If you click over to the site you can see a 12 minute trailer. Kathy sent me an email a few days ago, she’s trying to get the word out…