Cambodia child sex trade
She left the baby with her parents when her aunt offered to find her a job in Dhaka.
The aunt instead brought her to Kolkata, India, and sold her to a brothel. She was later arrested in a police raid and sent to a local women’s shelter.
Another scene has a high ranking cop official, cop a bit of the young stuff in a discreet appointment, where he steals Holly's virginity, was just heartbreaking, but this is reality in this cesspool of the Middle East.
Too, another scene earlier, shows a heartless made, only too quick to slap her, when she fights her, was another shock point, as being sold to her by another bent pig.
One of Chris Penn's last flicks, who funnily enough, I first made out for a predator, here.
Additionally, UNICEF supports governments in setting standards in dealing with child trafficking such as developing and training responsible personnel on child friendly interviewing techniques. Holly and the other older prostitutes are well acted, better than Livingstone, who I just found ordinary in the role.But the movie's plot path is well executed, and never loses it's edge.The film is beautifully shot, and has you riveted through it's 110 minutes.Holly's fate where trying to get her rehabilitated and out of the life is a revolving door, where for most, once you're in, you're in, beyond savior.
According to the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children (2000), child trafficking is the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harbouring or receipt of children for the purpose of exploitation.