Soho Trot

by Ana Aranha (with English Collective of Prostitutes)
This documentary follows the stories of sex workers who were evicted from their flats in Soho, London, during police raids in december 2013. Along with the traditional documentary format, actresses in a studio perform the real testimonies given by the sex workers and reenact the trials in which these women appealed against the closure orders.(22:50 min – 2015)

Ana Aranha, Project part of a Masters degree in Documentary Practice in Queen Mary University of London.
Interviewees: Carie Mitchel, Selma James, Nicola Mai

Soundtrack:
“Guantánamo”
Album: Polycephatic
Author: Pabblo

Special thanks to:
Soho sex workers
English Collective of Prostitutes
Soho community

Other Works

Sex in Strange Places – Turkey (ISIS – Sex Workers) w/ Stacey Dooley
Becky’s Journey
International Sex Workers Rights Day- The Origin
Interview: Laxsmi Tripathi, hijra & sex worker rights activist

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *