A Kiss for Gabriela


https://youtu.be/LqgwDysJjY0

Creator: Rattapallax "DAVIDA"
Contact: Laura Murray laurinhamurray@gmail.com

Description: Gabriela Leite was the first sex worker to run for Brazilian Congress. A remarkable woman and Brazil's most well-known activist for sex worker rights, “A Kiss for Gabriela” tells the story of her 2010 campaign. In the film, Gabriela faces 822 opponents and challenges a male dominated political system to see if a sex worker, activist, wife, mother, and cultural icon since founding the clothing line, Daspu, can beat the odds and win the election.

Country: Brazil
Population: Sex Workers
Issue: Deriminalization
Length: > 30 Minutes
Language (Spoken): Portuguese
Language (Subtitles): English