top of page


Scars Unseen 2024 Movie Poster_.jpg

Scars Unseen is a 'triumph of the human spirit' documentary, following three women who have overcome domestic violence and are paying it forward. 


Scars Unseen aims to illuminate the power of healing, de-stigmatize victimhood, and encourage open communication about the causes, treatment, and prevention of domestic abuse.

Make a *tax-deductible* donation to the film.

And Join the Conversation! 

1497980561-Screen Shot 2017-06-20 at 10.

Scars Unseen is a sponsored project of Film Independent, a 501(c)(3) non-profit independent media arts organization. Film Independent will receive grants for the charitable purposes of Scars Unseen, provide oversight to ensure that grant funds are used in accordance with grant agreements, and provide reports as required by the grantor. Contributions for the charitable purposes of Scars Unseen must be made payable to Film Independent and are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Scars Unseen World Premiere
@ Dances With Films Festival
June 30th - 2:45 PM 
Chinese Theaters, LA

  • Instagram

Follow Scars Unseen on Instagram! 


National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-7233

National Sexual Assault Hotline: 800-656-4673

Suicide and Crisis Lifeline: 988

Safe Passage Heals

CA Women's Law Center : 323-951-1041 or email

Peace Over Violence : (213) 955-9090

Jenesse Center for DV Intervention and Prevention , Los Angeles 

JENESSE HOTLINE: 800-479-7328

Hope Center, Minnesota 

Maha's Resources

Donate to Maha's Cancer Fund Here


Email: Instagram: yogimaha108

Adrienne's Resources 

IG @adriennerouan

FB @thrivealivewithadrienne

Trauma Recovery Retreat! 

Trish's Resources


Scars Unseen was created, produced, and directed by She TV Media. It all began in 2018 when She TV Media pitched the documentary to the Film Independent & Loyola Marymount University Incubator Lab.

August 2018

March 2019

She TV Media completed a successful Seed & Spark crowdfunding campaign, raising over $46,000 for the project.

August 2019

The series' first three subjects were interviewed: Trish Steele, Maha Bodhi, & Adrienne Rouan.


Meetings with distributors, potential partners, and mentors. Paper Cut Developed


Post Production, Music Composition, Sound Mix, and Color, Applying to Film Festivals 


Film Festival Premieres, and Making Distribution Plans Happen

Accepting *tax-deductible* donations!

And Join the Conversation! 

bottom of page