Lifting The Lid: Men Who Survive Sexual Abuse As Children

This films contains mature content about sexual abuse. At times detailed accounts of men who have experienced sexual abuse as children.

This film focuses on men who have survived sexual abuse as children. Lifting the Lid, features Ronnie, Alec and Andy talking candidly about their experiences.

The making of this film was motivated by the few films that exist which focus specifically on men's experiences of childhood sexual abuse. This can have a devastating effect on people's lives, and men find it especially hard to disclose experiences of sexual abuse. The film aims to reduce the self-stigma associated with this abuse, and encourage men who feel vulnerable to come forward and speak about their experiences in order to establish positive hopes for the future.

Copyright for this film remains with SAMH at all times.