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To a Safer Place (1987) HD online
Language: English
Category: Movie / Documentary
Original Title: To a Safer Place
Director: Beverly Shaffer
Released: 1987
Duration: 58min
Video type: Movie
Cast overview:
Shirley Turcotte Shirley Turcotte - Narrator / Herself
Gloria Demers Gloria Demers - Narrator (voice)

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    Lonesome Orange Kid

    This inspiring film is the story of how one woman has come to terms with her life as a survivor of incest. Sexually abused by her father from infancy to early adolescence, Shirley Turcotte is now in her thirties and has succeeded in building a rich and full life.

    Shirley takes a further step to reconcile her past and present. The film accompanies her as she returns to the people and places of her childhood. Her mother, brothers and sister, all of whom were also caught up in the cycle of family violence, openly share their thoughts. Their frank disclosures will encourage survivors of incest to break through the silence and betrayal to recover and develop a sense of self-worth and dignity.