“unMASKing Hope” goes behind the “masks” we don everyday. The masks we hide behind, created by personal trauma, shame, grief and moral injury that scars to our very souls. “unMASKing Hope” tells this story through an aggregate of personal stories from seemingly disparate individuals, soldiers, survivors of severe trauma, first responders, victims of hate crimes and racism, burn survivors and people lost in grief. “unMASKing Hope”then chronicles the eventual HEALING and HOPE that begin to melt the mask away. “unMASKing Hope” is a call to the viewer to see beyond other’s masks finding tolerance and empathy as we realize we all have our own masks.