The emotional stars Nikki Reed and follows the stories of several rape survivors who each cope with the aftermath of their attacks in different manners. But ultimately, the "Til it Happens to You" video serves as a visual form of encouragement and compassion as each one of the survivors connect with those who share their experiences and become more empowered.
On Twitter, Lady Gaga dedicated the song and video to "people all over the world who suffer from painful life experiences." She continued, "We hope u feel our love&solidarity through the song & perhaps find some peace in knowing u r not alone through this film
On Friday, she also announced plans for the proceeds of the song:
Sharing this with all my college daughters. Lady Gaga - Til It Happens To You - YouTube https://t.co/ZhE8Csjyzh— Oprah Winfrey (@Oprah) September 19, 2015