TRIGGER WARNING: Video shows domestic violence and assault
This award winning video was produced by Noleen Natasha Dayal Mrs Universe New Zealand 2021. Based on true events, this powerful video presents an experience of domestic violence and the thoughts of a victim/survivor.
Produced with actors there is no extreme violence and no one was harmed in the making of the video. However, it may be upsetting for some people so viewer discretion is advised.
“This is for everyone out there who faces violence everyday but doesn’t have the strength to walk away.” – Noleen Natasha Dayal
Cast: Anglyn Alicia Dayal, Amit Ashween Chand, Azaleah Alicia Prakash
Camera: Merlyn Dayal
Producer: Noleen Natasha Dayal
Soundtrack: Garrett Garfield – Don’t Wait (Domestic Violence Awareness Tribute)
Shine is grateful to the Mrs Universe New Zealand pageant and its candidates for their ongoing support in raising awareness and funds for victims and survivors of domestic violence.
Do you need help?
If you have a partner, ex-partner, or family member who is controlling and abusing you, it may be impossible to find safety and freedom without support and advocacy from others.
If you think you or someone else is experiencing domestic violence, you can call Shine’s helpline 0508 744 633 for advice on the best and safest way to get help.
It is OK to ask for help. You deserve to be safe, and you have the right to live with dignity, free from violence, fear and someone else controlling your life.
Shine’s domestic violence helpline 0508 744 633 free & confidential, nationwide in New Zealand. You can also use the webchat on Shine’s website to talk to a helpline counsellor. Open daily 9am-11pm.