Born Into Brothels

Oscar Winner

Genre:  Documentary
Running Time:  85 min.
Release Date: February 18, 2005
DVD: September 20, 2005

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While documenting the experiences of prostitutes in Calcutta's red-light district, photojournalist Zana Briski befriended many of their children and decided to provide them with a chance to record images from their own lives. Supplied with cameras by Briski, the children present a portrait of their harsh world that is both unique and insightful.

Director: Ross Kauffman, Zana Briski
Studio: ThinkFilm Inc.
Producer(s): Ross Kauffman, Zana Briski
Screenplay: Ross Kauffman, Zana Briski
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