Growing up, boys often hear “Boys Don’t Cry” as a stereotypical test of manhood. However, this stigmatizes normal human emotions, negatively affecting boys and men. In this short film, we want to change the landscape of emotions for boys and change how masculinity is interpreted – we want to let boys know that it is okay to show emotions.

The video was produced by APA’s Public Interest Directorate and includes comments from SPSMM member Andrew P. Smiler.

Watch the ~3:00 minute video here.

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