Graduation Date

Winter 12-13-2019

Grading Professor

Yoruba Richen

Subject Concentration

Arts & Culture

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


This personal film documents the journey of a Haitian-American woman dealing with sexual trauma in a culture that doesn’t speak candidly on the topic. How can women of the African- American diaspora break the cycle of sexual trauma and what are coping mechanisms to navigate their life choices with awareness?

The Never-Ending Lap will follow Ennica’s own healing process, delving delve into the cycles of sexual trauma. The film will explore past experiences through journal entries, therapy sessions and her love for track and field as she is on the road to search for coping mechanisms and healing.


The Never Ending Lap Frame.jpg (1097 kB)
Title frame for film(Yoruba has final graphic)

Jacob_Reese_Final_Cut_Capstone.mp4 (931659 kB)
Finalized video file