Stage 3

Broadchurch series three was about toxic masculinity – so why did it end by saying “not all men”?

The central focus of Broadchurch’s third series was rape. Episode one opened with Trish Winterman contacting the police, the morning after her assault; the next seven episodes, leading up to the finale, covered the investigation to find Trish’s attacker. Over the course of the series it transpired that Trish wasn’t the only victim, and that at least two other women had been assaulted previously: