Filmmakers Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering are directing and producing a documentary about sexual assault within the music business.
The film, from Oprah Winfrey and Influence Companions, is about to premiere subsequent 12 months on Apple Plus. It follows a former music government who grapples with whether or not to go public together with her story of assault and abuse by a notable determine within the business.
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The documentary is described as “a profound examination of race, gender, class and intersectionality, and the toll assaults tackle their victims and society at massive.”
Dick and Ziering are producing by their Jane Doe Movies (“The Searching Floor,” “The Invisible Battle”). The manager producers are Winfrey, Terry Wooden (Harpo Productions), Dan Cogan (Influence Companions), Regina Okay. Scully (Artemis Rising), Ian Darling (Shark Island) and Abigail Disney (Degree Ahead). The inventive staff consists of producers Jamie Rogers and Amy Herdy.
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Dick was nominated for an Academy Awards for “Twist of Religion” in 2006. He and Ziering obtained an Oscar nom in 2013 for “The Invisible Battle,” which centered on rape within the U.S. army. Their follow-up movie, “The Searching Floor,” centered on campus sexual assault and their most up-to-date pic, “The Bleeding Edge,” lined corruption within the medical system business.
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Influence Companions has been concerned within the financing of greater than 100 motion pictures, together with “Icarus,” which received the 2018 Academy Award for documentary function, and “Gained’t You Be My Neighbor?,” which received the 2019 Unbiased Spirit Award for documentary.