Screening: “Resisting Police Brutality and Criminalization: Short Films About Sex Worker Rights”
Where: Bluestockings, 172 Allen St., NY, NY
When: Monday, October 24, 2011 from 7pm – 9pm
Join us for an evening of short films from the sex worker community exploring the impact of police brutality, repression, and criminalization on communities of sex workers. This evening, take a stand in solidarity with the national day of action against police brutality and violence organized by the October 22 Coalition.
Films include “Prostitution Free Zone” and a scene from the forthcoming film “No Human Involved.”
This event is hosted by SWOP-NYC and SWANK. < http://www.swop-nyc.org >
Sex Workers Outreach Project New York City (SWOP-NYC) and Sex Workers Action New York (SWANK) are both volunteer-based, grassroots organizations and part of a national network dedicated to improving the lives of current and former sex workers/those with experience in the sex trade in the New York metro area, on and off of the job.