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SpeakUP: Part III – Oh MAN

A documentary that explores the pressures of masculinity.


L.E.A.H’s short documentary film is a powerful and compelling exploration of the challenges young men face today. The film tackles a wide range of topics relevant to young men, but ultimately its message is about the importance of being true to oneself, regardless of societal expectations regarding masculinity.

The film is deeply moving, featuring candid discussions with men in their 20s who delve into their personal struggles and experiences with vulnerability and authenticity. The filmmaker does a phenomenal job of letting the men share their stories openly and honestly, without judgement or shame, and the result is a poignant and thought-provoking look at what it means to be a man in today’s world.

Despite its low-budget technical execution, the film is skillfully edited and thoughtfully crafted, featuring a compelling narrative arc that will hold viewers’ attention from start to finish. Ultimately, the documentary is a tribute to the power of vulnerability and authenticity in the context of modern masculinity. Any young men struggling to find their place in the world will surely find this film insightful, inspiring, and deeply relatable. Highly recommended.

SpeakUP Documentary


Runtime: 35 min

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