The Hunting Ground

 The Hunting Ground
(2015) on IMDb


The Hunting Ground is a powerful and startling documentary that exposes the reality of sexual assault on college campuses. By following the stories of several undergraduate assault survivors, the film reveals the institutional cover-ups of these events as well as the devastating toll that sexual assault takes on the families and victims.

Action Steps


1. REACT on social media using the hashtag #EndCampusRape.

2. DONATE toward public education, policy reform, and prevention approaches through The Hunting Ground’s website.

3. VISIT Know Your IX to evaluate your school’s policies, and learn how to build a movement towards changing them.

4. LEARN how to File a Federal Complaint via End Campus Rape.

5. SUPPORT a survivor of sexual assault and rape.

6. Host a Party With Consent event to promote healthy sex practices and prevent sexual assault. Download a “How To” guide here.

The Hunting Ground,” a documentary shocker about rape on American college campuses, is a must-watch work of cine-activism.
— Manohla Dargis, The NYTimes
This galvanic and compelling doc seems likely to reverberate in the public discourse and beyond,
— Ben Kenigsberg Variety
Gabriel Zimmer