The Bully Project

Bully reveals the hidden lives of children who are the victims of the bullying crisis that over 13 million American kids currently face at school each day. The film follows a group of students and their families, documenting the effects bulling is having on not only the kids, but the whole family. It takes a look at the story of Tyler Long and Ty Smalley, two children who committed suicide as a result of being bullied.

Film-maker Lee Hirsch, who is a victim of bullying, stated during an interview that the being bulled as a child was the inspiration behind the film.

“I felt that the hardest part of being bullied was communicating,” Hirsch said. “And getting help. I couldn’t enroll people’s support. People would say things like ‘get over it,’ even my own father and mother. They weren’t with me. That was a big part of my wanting to make the film. It’s cathartic on a daily basis.”

Hirsch hopes the Bully Project will inspire advocacy, engagement, and empowerment not just in the children being bullied, but by those who stand there watching and doing nothing to help. He stated, “I hope we build something that’s really sustainable. I hope this takes on a life of its own.”

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  • Chrissy

    where can I watch the full documentary?!?!

  • Chrissy

    alrite thanks for the info. Right now, there is nowhere to watch this, I mean NOWHERE. Its not even in theatres here.

  • 1996Na

    u can watch it on your mother’s butt hole

  • Curious

    Where can I watch it!?!?!?

  • Mike Smith

    I wanna watch it to where???????????? Online Torrent

  • Ray Bishop

    How come it is not available yet ???

  • Zach

    Any word on an ETA for the full film?

  • http://documentarylovers.com Shan

    I look for a full release every week but unfortunately nothing yet. :/

  • WIll

    Im gonna stand up for everyone now

  • http://www.facebook.com/isak.kohaly Isak Kohaly

    it says it comes in 2013 (on the official website). What is the point of releasing it that late?!

  • Anti Bullier

    I needto watch this film NOW

  • http://documentarylovers.com Shan

    You can click the amazon link above the video and watch it via amazon instant video. Costs about $3.

  • Saenz Ogaos

    I am going to show this movie to my students. Well done!

  • Saenz Ogaos

    I will do the same. Howeve

    r, NO ONE has been able to bully on my watch. NEVER.

  • Saenz Ogaos

    Only in CNN

  • Saenz Ogaos

    It is already in CNN