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House of love

Author: Cecil Moller; Jennifer Bassingthwaighte; Laurence Dworkin; Nifa Productions (Firm); Steps for the Future (Organization)
Publisher: Cape Town, South Africa : Steps for the Future, 2001.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : AfrikaansView all editions and formats
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This film explores the lives of sex-workers in the small Namibian harbour of Walvis Bay. The women are dependent for the business on the brief visits of foreign shipping trawlers. They give revealing insights into the choices they have made and why they have made them. Their conflicts to do with notions of love, sex, sin and redemption become the main themes, while the threat of HIV/AIDS hangs ominously in the  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Cecil Moller; Jennifer Bassingthwaighte; Laurence Dworkin; Nifa Productions (Firm); Steps for the Future (Organization)
OCLC Number: 52805147
Language Note: In Afrikaans with English subtitles.
Notes: "Nifa Productions."
Credits: Producers, Jennifer Bassingthwaighte, Laurence Dworkin.
Description: 1 videocassette (26 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: director, Cecil Moller.

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This film explores the lives of sex-workers in the small Namibian harbour of Walvis Bay. The women are dependent for the business on the brief visits of foreign shipping trawlers. They give revealing insights into the choices they have made and why they have made them. Their conflicts to do with notions of love, sex, sin and redemption become the main themes, while the threat of HIV/AIDS hangs ominously in the background.

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