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The Hunting Ground

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From the makers of The Invisible War (2012) comes a startling exposé of rape crimes on U.S. college campuses, their institutional cover-ups and the devastating toll they take on students and their families. Weaving together verité footage and first-person testimonies, the film follows the lives of several undergraduate assault survivors as they attempt to pursue - despite incredible push back, harassment, and traumatic aftermath - both their education and justice.

  • DirectorKirby Dick
  • Runtime: 1 hr 43 min
  • StudioRadius
  • QualityHD

Reviews about The Hunting Ground

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Home on the Range
Made me mad and sad.

Sad, disturbing, infuriating...A good look at what is happening on campuses today and how it is being ignored and even covered up.

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Arianna
This film is extremely impactful.

This film is extremely impactful. Not only informative but leaves you feeling empowered to make a change and give sexual assault survivors recognition and justice

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fruitloop
A Wakeup Call

I hunted out "The Hunting Ground" after viewing Lady Gaga's powerful performance at the Academy Awards. This documentary is an explosive revelation of the "rape culture" perpetuated and perpetrated by young people in the very place where they should be safest - our educational institutions. I wept for the courageous young women as they told their anguished stories of their violations, yet was empowered by their incredible courage as they rose above their victimization to become activists.America, this is your wake-up call. These crimes can be eliminated by teaching our children what rape is, how society's antiquated and sexist thinking creates the mindset that allows sexual ...

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Creek
Watch this. Then speak up.

An important story, well told. The complicity of the colleges in enabling and perpetuating sexual assault on campus is truly shocking, hypocritical, and criminal. This movie paints that picture vividly. It's also an inspiring tale of heroism in the form of the young activists who fight to shed light on these crimes.

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Helen Nourishad
Such a sad story, so many involved in this educational terror ...

Such a sad story, so many involved in this educational terror story. Maybe a relief of this desperate horror genera could be accomplished in a lighter note at the end of the film something transformative for the female audience as to not loose hope, after all the persuite of Happiness does at times go hand in hand with battle! I think it is important to become aware of martial arts for women specific to women and self defense classed maybe be manditory at some point either in college or starting high school.

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poster for movie the hunting ground Illinois State University will host a screening of the film The Hunting Ground at 5:15 p.m. Monday, September 19, in the Prairie Room of the Bone Student Center. The event is free and open to the public. Join ...

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