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Directors: Kat Mansoor

Year: 2009 Type: Film Language: English

Jane is a model for the fashion label 'Daspu' (das = 'of'', pu - from puta = 'whores'), created by the NGO Davida, whose mission is to end discrimination against sex workers and secure their status as legitimate workers. She is a sex worker and a mother of three children, and she is openly HIV positive. The film follows her on a fashion shoot by one of Brazil's most prestigious fashion photographers. Sex work is not illegal in Brazil, but sex workers suffer stigma and discrimination. As she models clothing by Daspu, Jane talks of what being a prostitute and a model has meant to her - and what Daspu is doing for the struggle for sex workers' rights.