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10 city blocks : survival sex trade in the downtown east side

Author: Andrew Fiore; Sue Pitura
Publisher: [Vancouver] : Fiore Films, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
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For women working the sex trade in Vancouver's notorious downtown east side, a "bad date", has nothing to do with awkward conversaton or a lack of chemistry. Living in a world that most of us know little about, six survival sex trade workers share their struggles with addiction, mental and physical health concerns, and the fear of violent assault, through these interviews.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Fiore; Sue Pitura
OCLC Number: 770902343
Notes: Title from disc label.
Credits: Directed by Andrew Fiore ; written by Sue Pitura & Andrew Fiore.
Description: 1 videodisc (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Ten city blocks
Responsibility: directed by Andrew Fiore ; written by Sue Pitura & Andrew Fiore.

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For women working the sex trade in Vancouver's notorious downtown east side, a "bad date", has nothing to do with awkward conversaton or a lack of chemistry. Living in a world that most of us know little about, six survival sex trade workers share their struggles with addiction, mental and physical health concerns, and the fear of violent assault, through these interviews.

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10 CITY BLOCKS: Survival Sex Trade in the Downtown East Side

by andreafiore112965 (WorldCat user published 2012-01-11) Excellent Permalink

The viewer is taken on scary ride via 6 survival sex trade workers that share bad date stories.  Robert Pickton close calls and horribly violent details of real attacks make this film difficult to sit through.  Sex trade worker interviews are amazing.  This type of raw interaction has...
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