Creative exploration can build resilience, bring comfort and provide a sense of purpose. Exploring artistic pursuits can stimulate the mind, invigorate the body and has been proven to increase wellbeing. VENUS is a short documentary film exploring disability and empowerment through drag. The film follows Sophie (Venus Dimilo) as she tells the story of how her creative exploration led her on a journey of empowered self- expression. It also focuses on her experience of being a woman in a male dominated culture.