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A Portrait of Abuse directed by Nick Chianese '14 Official Selection at The American Pavilion Emerging Filmmaker Showcase at the Cannes Film Festival.

In this emotional documentary short film, Alexander Chianese, a 24 year-old artist from New Jersey, talks about the abuse he suffered at a young age at the hands of his babysitter and how he learned to cope with his traumatic past through his artwork. This film was directed by his younger brother Nick.