V-Day: Until the Violence Stops
|V-Day: Until the Violence Stops|
|Directed by||Abby Epstein|
|Produced by||Vincent Farrell|
|Written by||Eve Ensler|
|Music by||Rick Baitz|
|Edited by||Lisa Palattella|
|Distributed by||Lifetime Television|
|February 1, 2003|
V-Day: Until the Violence Stops (also known as World VDAY) is a 2003 documentary film directed by Abby Epstein. It follows events marking 2002 V-Day — a grassroots movement inspired by Eve Ensler's 1996 play The Vagina Monologues. The film focuses on V-Day activities in the United States, Kenya, Croatia and the Philippines.
- Tantoo Cardinal as Herself
- Rosario Dawson as Herself
- Eve Ensler as Herself
- Jane Fonda as Herself
- Lisa Gay Hamilton as Herself
- Salma Hayek as Herself
- Amy Hill as Herself
- Rosie Perez as Herself
- Isabella Rossellini as Herself
Release and reception
V-Day: Until the Violence Stops was screened at the Sundance Film Festival before being shown on Lifetime Television in 2004. In 2004, Toni Childs, David Ricketts and Eddy Free won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Music and Lyrics for the song "Because You Are Beautiful".
- The UK organisation of the VDay campaign was known as Until the Violence Stops, but is now known as Tender.
- Jankowicz, Mia (2005-03-31). "V-Day: Until the Violence Stops - Ensler Strikes Back". PopMatters. Retrieved 2008-12-30.
- LeVasseur, Andrea. "V-Day: Until the Violence Stops > Overview". AllMovie. Retrieved 2008-12-30.
- "V-Day: Until the Violence Stops (2003)". Indiepix. 2004. Retrieved 2008-12-30.
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