APERTURE Festival - Sex Trade & Abuse Session
Saturday, 23 November 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (AEDT)
Session starts at 12.10 PM
SEX TRADE AND ABUSE SESSION will screen the following two films:
Lives Under the Red Light / Cambodia / Vanna Hem / Cambodia / 2013 / 14 min
Lives living as gay lesbian trangender in Cambodia seem not really have much freedom as other people. They are still facing with discrimination. All of these issues leading them living in the dead lock situation in Cambodia and many of them starting involve in drug, prostitution….because they have no choice. No one give them job, some of them were kicked out from their families.Lives Under the Red Light is the film which show the reality of their lives. All the protagonists in the film are working as the sex worker in Phnom Penh. They are facing alot of discrimination from the society and turned their lives to have a work in the risky situation being sex worker.They all experienced forced sex, group sex and force drug used from tourists and local clients.
More on APERTURE Festival: http://aperturefestival.com/2013-festival/
ALL FREE screenings, exhibitions, international speakers...
21-23 November 2013
Sidney Myer Asia Centre
The University of Melbourne
(gold coin donations appreciated)
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Aperture Festival 2013
APERTURE Festival is an ALL FREE event that aims to promote and support ethnographic documentary films about the Asia Pacific region and filmmakers from this region. So, all entry will be free or you can get your free tickets now. (gold coin donations appreciated)
For more information: http://aperturefestival.com