Born Into Brothels: Calcutta’s Red Light Kids (2004)

Born Into Brothels: Calcutta’s Red Light Kids (2004)

Director: Zana Briski, Ross Kauffman
Language: Bengali, English
Country: USA

Born Into Brothels Calcutta's Red Light Kids

Born Into Brothels Calcutta’s Red Light Kids

Kids with Cameras!

Documentary film about the children of prostitutes in Sonagachi, Kolkata’s Red Light District.The director (Zana Briski) is determined to use the photography to provide the children with the opportunity for higher education, hope & a better life.

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Awards

Academy Awards – Best Documentary
Ashland Independent Film Festival – Best Documentary Film
Bangkok International Film Festival – Best Documentary
Chicago International Film Festival – Best Documentary
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards – Best Documentary
News & Documentary Emmy Awards – Best Documentary

Born Into Brothels: Calcutta’s Red Light Kids Trailer