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Note added on 03/29/11: When Safe Schools Coalition supporters who purchase this film use the partner promotional code, N3GC28, the Coalition will get a much needed 10% rebate. We appreciate your donating to us in this painless way.

JOIN US for the Northwest Premiere!

Safe Schools Coalition
is partnering with GroundSpark
to spark a dialogue
about youth and gender pressures
with their new film ...

How Gender's Got Us All Tied Up

This is the latest documentary
in the Respect For All Project series
by Academy-Award winner Debra Chasnoff.

Straightlaced takes a powerful and intimate look
at how popular pressures around gender and sexuality
are shaping the lives of American teens.

Sunday, May 17th
2:00pm - 5:00pm

AMC Pacific Place
600 Pine Street in Seattle

Directions to AMC Pacific Palace are here.

Get your tickets NOW!

Download this poster here! (pdf file - 3.41mb)
Download a grayscale version ofthat poster here. (pdf file - 1,014kb)

Download a 4-up grayscale flyer to print and give out to help us
get the word out
here. (pdf file - 70 kb)

The film proudly showcases the diverse and unscripted voices of more than 50 youth from a wide range of high schools across the country who speak with breathtaking honesty, insight, and humor about gender roles and the struggle to be who they really are.

For more information about Straightlaced, including a trailer, please visit

While the film is not yet on sale to the public, GroundSpark is offering the film
free to Safe Schools Coalition members to host public screenings in their communities.

GroundSpark staff will work with you to host an event that sparks dialogue, raises funds, and inspires your community. To start organizing a screening, contact GroundSpark’s National Outreach Manager, Ryan Schwartz, at

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