Audrie Pott

Documentary 'Audrie & Daisy' is a harrowing look at sexual assault

Documentary 'Audrie & Daisy' is a harrowing look at sexual assault

There’s plenty to make one seethe in Bonni Cohen’s and Jon Shenk’s harrowing documentary, “Audrie & Daisy,” about the mistreatment a pair of underage girls endured both during and after each was sexually assaulted.

“U have no idea what its [sic] like to be a girl,” Saratoga, Calif., high school sophomore Audrie Pott texted a male classmate the day after he and others violated her when she was unconscious at an alcohol-fueled party. After pictures the boys took of her that night were posted online, Audrie — believing her life was over — killed herself.

Across the country in Maryville, Mo., that same year,...

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