Born Into Brothels is an India documentary movie. Film-makers Zana Briski and Ross Kauffman unveil a part of prosperous India that little is known about. Wading through the shadowed but notorious back lanes of its red-light district, they be friend a group of children of prostitutes. Eager to expose the dreary secrets of the trade, they inspire the children to photograph various aspects of their lives that will put images to an unspoken truth. In the process, the children become skilled in their new found hobby and thus, find a way out of the disreputable streets they were forced to live in.
Release Date: May 3, 2007
Running Time: 85 mins
Genre: Documentary / Foreign
Directed by: Zana Briski, Ross Kauffman
Local Distributor: Golden Village Pictures