Video Librarian | Gabrielle Stecher
"Silent Beauty makes clear how documentary filmmaking can be a powerful tool for disrupting the cultures of silence and abuse that allow predators to traumatize without consequence."
Educational Media Reviews Online | Reviewed by Susannah Benedetti, Associate Director, University of North Carolina Wilmington
"Jasmín Mara López’s directorial debut is a lyrical exploration of her family’s spiderwebbing secrets, uncovered as an adult when she acknowledges the childhood sexual abuse she suffered at the hands of her grandfather, a Baptist minister."
Journal of International Women's Studies | Reviewed by Mohosin Mandal
"Silent Beauty is a film directed, acted, and produced by women and for the women
who refuse to be prey to the patriarchal tradition of silence."