Project Description

Black and white picture of children playing rugby in the 1970s

Production Company: True Vison

Channel: Channel 4

Date: 09/2008–12/2008

About: Chosen is a powerful documentary about sexual abuse in the British public school system from director Brian Woods, funded by BRITDOC.

Awards: BAFTA

Project: tpr media coordinated a campaign designed to give the contributors a voice decades after suffering sexual abuse. The aim was to do this in a sensitive and intelligent way while ensuring maximum impact. The wide-ranging campaign included features and education pieces together with a ‘back to school’ campaign with the Lucy Faithfull Foundation. High-profile columnists including David Aaronovitch, Deborah Orr and Barbara Ellen covered the documentary.