Every 73 Seconds film


Every 73 Seconds is an investigative documentary about one of the most awkward and painful topics: sexual assault.

In the United States, a person is sexually assaulted every 73 seconds. Three out of four assaults go unreported, leaving victims to bury their pain. The film aims to dismantle misconceptions and change the culture that allows it through the eyes of survivors.


Courage to Continue Productions is casting for Every 73 Seconds, a full-length documentary about sexual assault.Through the eyes of survivors, the film bears witness to the pain that men and women who have been assaulted feel. It dismantles misconceptions, addresses victim blaming, and aims to change the culture that allows it . We can make a difference -right now- regardless of our own challenges and pave the way toward ending sexual violence.

Union / Non-Union: Non-Union
Production Type:
Project length:
Full feature
Production location:
Charlotte, North Carolina
Production Company:
Courage to Continue Productions
Company website:
Rachel Brummert

Please send your name, contact information, and a short synopsis of your story. You will be contacted by a producer for further discussion.

Types of stories we are looking for:

  • Sexual assault at school
  • Sexual assault by the clergy
  • Sexual assault in the military
  • Sexual assault by significant other
  • Sexual assault by a stranger (ie: street or bar)
  • Alcohol-induced sexual and domestic battery
  • Sex trafficking
  • Sexual assault against the LGBT community

Email: rachel@couragetocontinueproductions.com . Please write Casting in the subject heading.


Filming, directing, and producing a movie takes dedication, passion, and a lot of hard work. It also takes money for pre-production, permits, festivals, travel to interview subjects, editing, and other post-production expenses. With your help, we can make a difference and promote change. At this time, we are aiming for $4,000. Any amount helps. If you wish, we will list your name/organization in the credits, or you can remain anonymous.

To donate via PayPal: rachel@couragetocontinueproductions.com