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Campus Rape Docu 'The Hunting Ground' Prompts He Said, She Said Dialogue On Alleged Assault By FSU Star Jameis Winston

The Kirby Dick-directed documentary The Hunting Ground premiered at the Sundance Film Festival to strong reviews about its investigation of sexual assaults on campus, and the difficulty victims encounter when school bureaucrats try to handle disputes internally. 913 more words


'The Hunting Ground': Why the Campus Rape Epidemic Is All About the Money

“Rape is like a football game, Annie,” a UNC administrator allegedly told a student filing a rape report years ago. “If you look back on the game, and you’re the quarterback and you’re in charge, is there anything that you would have done differently in that situation?” 926 more words


Flavorwire’s Guide to Indie Flicks to See in March

March is an odd month for studio movies — not quite summer yet, a little too early for blockbusters, but not the early-in-the-year burn-off period either. 1,040 more words


"The Hunting Ground" exposes mistreatment of collegiate sexual assault survivors

By Ife Olujobi

It would be easy to assume that the turn in national attention towards the issue of college campus rape over the past year was purely coincidental – another tragedy getting its 15 minutes of pity.  542 more words


Jed's Sundance Updates #2!

Jed reports back from Sundance 2015 where he has been taking in films and catching up with MFF alums, filmmakers and other folks in attendance at the festival. 354 more words

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Jameis Winston rape accuser goes public with documentary

The woman who accused Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston of sexually assaulting her has gone public with the release of a new documentary.

The movie, titled The Hunting Ground, made its debut at the Sundance Film Festival on Friday. 377 more words