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In Other Words

In Other Words

| 27 min

This short documentary explores homophobic language and its consequences among teenagers. Name-calling and cruel language hurt, say the teens who speak in this video. Homophobic language is a common verbal put-down among young people, but many adults feel uncomfortable responding. This video is a tool for teachers, counsellors and youth groups to explore the origins of the words, how young people feel about them and how to overcome the pain they cause.

  • director
    Jan Padgett
  • producer
    George Johnson
  • script
    Jan Padgett
  • editing
    Ileana Pietrobruno
  • camera
    Moira Simpson
  • animation
    Hillary Denny
  • music
    Shari Ulrich
  • sound
    Gordon Ross
    Jeff Henschel
    Marsh Murphy
  • sound editing
    Jeff Davis
    Gina Mueller
  • re-recording mixer
    Mark Hensley
  • executive producer
    Svend-Erik Eriksen



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