Exploring girl power from breaking menstrual taboos to riding motorcycles

Model, actress and cover star of i-D’s Female Gaze Issue Adwoa Aboah is on a mission to get girls across the world to open up about mental health, body image and sexuality through her project Gurls Talk. In our new three-part series, we travel with the young advocate to LA, to meet the city’s strong and powerful women making a stand for change.

In the third and final episode Adwoa discusses the birth of Gurls Talk, spending time with a range of women who are challenging the norm. Follow Adwoa as she hangs out with activist and MIA’s drummer Kiran Gandhi who ran the marathon whilst menstruating, takes a trip to the tattoo parlour with Brooke Candy to discuss sexual freedom and cruises around with The Velvets, an all-female motorcycle club to explore how together, we can make a difference for the future of womanhood.

Director Eloise King

Creative Director Adwoa Aboah

Executive Producer Eloise King

Assisstant producer Lily Rose Thomas

LA Associate producer Marla Bahloul

Production Manager Vanessa Elliott
Production Manager Lauran Clark
Production Coordinator Laura Carter

Director of Photography Marianne Williams
1st AC / Production Driver Lizzy Walker
Sound Recordist Ashley Maria
Editor Paul Frankl
Colourist Alex Berry
Sound Mix August Jakobsen
Post Production Coordinator Regina Lemaire-Costa

Additional Footage courtesy of Joachim Helder Johnson
Additional images courtesy of Kiran Gandhi

Makeup Chloe Hellenbeck

With Adwoa Aboah

Music Jungle Punks & Audio Network

Featuring KiNG, Kiran Gandhi – Madame Gandhi, Brooke Candy, Sean from Texas, Caitlin Stasey, Cleo AKA Daddy Rose, Leen Hoe, The Velvets MC

Commercial Creative Director Bunny Kinney
Head of Production Bree Horn
Talent Producer Declan Higgins
Associate Producer Kate Villevoye
Associate Producer Tom Ivin
Researcher Stephen Isaac-Wilson

Head of Post Production Daniel Elias
Post Production Manager Tom Lynch
Post Production Administrator Laura Davidson
Assistant Editor Brian Fairbairn
Assistant Editor Rob Auger

Music Supervisor Alex Benge
Rights & Clearances Cristina Lombardo

Studio Manger Polly Williams
Motions Graphics Director Steve Gurr
Junior Designer Rebecca Hopkins

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