A Dream Romance Becomes a Nightmare in This Perfectly Surreal Anti-Abuse PSA

Violence isn't always physical, says animated music video

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A powerful new animated PSA seeks to fight insidious forms of abuse in teen relationships using a classic song, “Walkin’ on Sunshine” by Katrina and the Waves.

The irrepressibly upbeat song serves as a perfect foil for a 2:43 minute video that follows the course of a head-over-heels romance that quickly deteriorates into a nightmare.

Day One, a nonprofit dedicated to combating sexual abuse and supporting its victims, created the clip, titled “Sunshine,” with BBDO New York and director Guilherme Marcondes.

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