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Title Sacrifice / a film by Ellen Bruno.

Published Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey : Film Library, 1998, [2005?].

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM ERC DVD  306.745 SACR  region all  SEVEN DAY LOAN  AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 videodisc (50 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.
polychrome rdacc
Notes Originally released on videocassette, 1998, released on DVD, 2005?
Credits Writer/photographer/editor, Ellen Bruno ; Thailand asst. director, Hseng Noung Lintner.
Performers Narrator: Yiga Josayma.
Summary Each year thousands of girls are recruited from rural Burmese villages to work in brothels in Thailand where they are held for years in debt bondage. The trafficking of Burmese girls is a direct result of political repression in Burma. Human rights abuses, war, and ethnic discrimination have displaced thousands of families leaving them with no means of livelihood. This film, through interviews with the girls, examines the social, cultural and economic forces at work in the trafficking of these Burmese girls.
System notes DVD.
Language notes In Burmese with English subtitles and voiceovers.
Other author Bruno, Ellen.
Lintner, Hseng Noung.
Josayma, Yiga.
Film Library (Firm)
Subject Child prostitution -- Thailand.
Prostitutes -- Thailand -- Interviews.
Burmese -- Thailand -- Interviews.
Human rights -- Burma.
Minorities -- Burma -- Social conditions.
Karen (Southeast Asian people) -- Social conditions.
Mon (Southeast Asian people) -- Social conditions.
Naga (South Asian people) -- Social conditions.
Shan (Asian people) -- Social conditions.
Women -- Burma -- Social conditions.
Refugees -- Thailand.
Burma -- Social conditions.
Burma -- Politics and government -- 1988-
Burma -- Ethnic relations.
Variant Title Title on container: Sacrifice, the story of child prostitutes from Burma.
Story of child prostitutes from Burma.