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In the wake of mounting sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein, women and men have been sharing their stories about gender violence on social media, with the hashtag #MeToo. But before it became a trending topic, on Sunday, Björk opened up about her own brush with sexual harassment in a Facebook post.

Björk detailed her experience working with an unnamed Danish director, who reportedly repeatedly harassed her on-set. “It was extremely clear to me when I walked into the actresses profession that my humiliation and role as a lesser sexually harassed being was the norm and set in stone with the director and a staff of dozens who enabled it and encouraged it,” she wrote. “I became aware of that it is a universal thing that a director can touch and harass his actresses at will and the institution of film allows it.”

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She claims that when she turned him down, the director responded by painting her as a “difficult” person to work with. “I walked away from it and recovered in a years time,” she wrote. “I am worried though that other actresses working with the same man did not.”

Björk has a limited number of acting credits beyond her roles in music videos, and while she hasn’t singled him out by name, she’s only worked with one Danish filmmaker on a feature-length project: director Lars von Trier, on the 2000 drama Dancer in the Dark. Understanding that Björk was implicitly accusing him of sexual harassment, von Trier denied the allegations to a Danish newspaper, as confirmed by the Hollywood Reporter. Their on-set conflicts have been widely reported, with many accounts referring to an “out-of-control” Björk who once ate her blouse piece-by-piece.