Buy Bye Beauty

(2001)
Genre: Documental
Description:
filmmaker attempts to show that about 50% of women aged 18-30 in Riga, Latvia, are exploited in prostitution by tourists.
Actors: Andrejs, Diana, Andris Grinbergs,
Director: Pål Hollender
Writers: Pål Hollender
Duration:
Synopsis:
This is a very controversial documentary in which the filmmaker, Hollender L, P interviews six prostitutes in Riga, Latvia, and end of the film three women paid $ 200 each and proceeds to have sex with them - on camera! The alleged purpose of this film is to show how women in the former communist Europe are exploited in the sex industry for rich tourists. "Buy, Bye, Beauty" provoked mass protests in Latvia, and in fact the entire Baltic region, when it was first released in 2001.

  
Release Date:
31 January 2001
Web:
Lang:
English , Latvian , Russian
Country:
Sweden
Film:
Riga, Latvia  »
Production:
Pl Hollender »
Budget:
SEK60,000 (estimado)
Gross: