UBXED [unboxed] together with Pitch Audio & Magic highlight four modern battle cries against brutality, sexual assault and hate crimes: Me Too, I Can’t Breathe, Everything Will Be OK and I Am Not A Virus.
A black man died from a chokehold in New York. A young girl was shot in Myanmar. An old Asian lady was attacked in San Francisco. A woman was sexually abused by a powerful man in Hollywood.
These major events do not just affect adults, they affect children whose parents and siblings were hurt and harmed. Children who have watched or have heard of these events will need understanding, and parents and adults play the role of explaining the cause and effect to them.
In the “Still We Rise” short film, the people are not trying to ascend to a throne, the people are just trying to reach for a higher purpose. A purpose that is intended to make lives better now, and for our children’s future.
UBXED is a social impact platform that addresses sensitive topical issues affecting the welfare of children through various creative expressions.