Avenue Zero

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Source: 
Choquette, Hélène / National Film Board (NFB) et al.
Date: 
2009
Category: 
2|Awareness
Origin: 
1|Canadian
Summary: 
52 mins - available for sale from NFB - French & English - Summary: Asian girls are enslaved in a suburban massage parlor... Domestic workers with working conditions reminiscent of slavery… Vancouver gangs recruit Honduran boys to sell drugs... Girls in a Montreal subway station are lured into prostitution... Human trafficking is still a reality today. And it’s happening closer to home than you might think. Featuring candid interviews with victims and witnesses, Avenue Zero weaves a spellbinding portrait of a dark and sinister trade flourishing in the shadows of the law.