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La muñeca fea / The ugly doll

Film Program, MX/US 2017, 91 min., span. OV + engl. UT

By: Claudia Lopez & George Reyes

A group of elderly and partially still working female sex workers in Mexico City ranging in age from sixty to ninety-five find refuge in a very special home for elderly people. Casa Xochiquetzal – named after the Aztec goddess of beauty and love – was established by one of their former colleagues, and here they struggle to stay together despite the pressures that develop from within and outside the home.

Characteristics

H  (Hetero)
NX  (No explicit sex scenes)
F  (Films made by women)
SW  (Sexwork)
D  (Documentary)

Screenings

2017-10-26 14:00

2017-10-28 18:00
(Spektrum)