THE MEN’S STORY PROJECT: OUT LOUD

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By Josie LEHRER

CENTRO ARTE ALAMEDA - GITANO FILMS - as SALES / DISTR

Documentary - Completed 2013

Filmed live at a popular theater in Santiago, Chile, this documentary shows the bold debut of The Men’s Story Project: Out Loud! The production highlights diverse men - celebrities, community leaders, and first-time presenters - sharing personal stories with unusual candor before a public audience.

    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • USA, CHILE
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH, SPANISH
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 107 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Josie LEHRER
    • Writer(s)
    • Josie LEHRER
    • Producer(s)
    • Christian VILLAREAL, Josie LEHRER, Shlomit BAYTELMAN
    • Synopsis
    • Filmed live at a popular theater in Santiago, Chile, this documentary shows the bold debut of The Men’s Story Project: Out Loud! The production highlights diverse men - celebrities, community leaders, and first-time presenters - sharing personal stories with unusual candor before a public audience. The stories explore social ideas about masculinity, and links with topics including family relationships; substance abuse; bullying; men’s evolving social roles;domestic violence; sexual orientation and gender identity; HIV/AIDS; fatherhood in the context of divorce; manual labor, classism and dignity; disability and self-actualization; gratitude to mentors; and the healing power of self-acceptance and love. Mediums include prose, comedy, dance, photography and video.The presenters include Coco Legrand - Chile’s most popular comic; Pedro Sánchez Melivilo, a leader of Chile’s indigenous Mapuche community; and Andrés Rivera Duarte, recipient of the Felipa de Souza Award of the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission.Sponsored by Amnesty International.
    • Partners & financing
    • Amnesty International, Movilh, Masculinidad y Equidad de Genero, Vivo Positivo, EPES, Circus OK, Pranas, OMD
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