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Born Into Brothels

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Born Into Brothels

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
85 minutes
Limited Release Date:
01/28/05
director:
Zana Briski, Ross Kauffman
distributor:
THINKFilm
genre:
Documentary

We gave it a C

It documents the lives of eight boys and girls in Calcutta who were born to prostitutes and have been raised with the expectation they’ll continue in that soul-killing trade. Unfortunately, the film angelicizes the children more than it illuminates them.

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