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How filming rape scenes affects actors and producers

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We’re seeing a lot more rape scenes these days, especially on TV. Think “Game of Thrones,” “The Handmaid’s Tale,” and “Room.” That means there are more people -- in front of and behind the camera -- who are in the business of simulating sometimes brutal scenes.

Credits

Guests:
Deven Macnair - stunt coordinator - @Devenmacnair, April Wolfe - film critic and co-host of the new podcast “Switchblade Sisters." - @AWolfeful

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Gina Pollack, Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Christian Bordal, Quinn O'Toole