This film by Yulia Aiden shows not only the prevalence but the acceptance of familial violence in Russian American culture. In the beginning of the video, a pregnant Eyzhik is forced to go to a party by her boyfriend. The first time Eyzhik is hit by her boyfriend, she talks to two friends. One tries to convince her to leave, and the other pushes her to go back for the sake of the baby. She unfortunately goes back.
This video is Russian and English speech with English subtitles.