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In 'Love Calls Back,' LGBTQ People Find Acceptance Doesn't Come Easy
Curtis M. Wong
Director Lee Hirsch said he wanted to take a "raw, honest" approach in Verizon's Pride Month campaign this year.
Why So Snarky to Those Trying to Make a Difference?
writer, podcaster, tonibologna.com, overshareshow.com
If you are an unapologetic capitalist you will suffer less public scrutiny than if you are someone who is trying to do something meaningful with your life. The focus morphs from the meaning of the message to suspicions of opportunistic motives.
Has 'Bully's Ratings Victory Broken the MPAA?
is a documentary that not only follows bullying victims; it gives us a look at their whole environment -- parents, other kids, teachers and communities. We see there's no single cause of it, and that it can't be solved one kid at a time.
ReThink Interview: Lee Hirsch, Director of
When you see what Alex endures on a daily basis and imagine yourself in his shoes, it becomes starkly evident how bullying would make any kid want to avoid school or do something even more drastic to end their suffering, and why it's vital that we make our schools bully-free environments.
It's Time That We Rethink How We Rate Movies
When I first heard that the Weinstein Company had lost its appeal to overturn the R rating that the MPAA had given to Lee Hirsch's film
, I was taken back to 2005 when we opted for an appeal for our Iraq War film
after it also received an R for language.
'Bully' Ratings Battle: Student Petitions the MPAA to Soften R-Rating
Weinstein Company Loses Appeal Over R-Rated 'Bully'
MUST-SEE: Powerful New Trailer For 'Bully' Documentary
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