Power and Control
Domestic Violence in America

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Peter

I made "Power and Control" because I believe there's a huge need for a film that takes a deep look at the shocking persistence of gender violence in our society. It has been incredibly gratifying to watch the film seen and used on hundreds of campuses, and in domestic violence shelters, ...Read more

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