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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (100 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Women Make Movies, 2015.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Brenda Myers-Powell
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Women Make Movies in 2015.
Summary, etc.:
**Sundance **award-winner DREAMCATCHER takes us into a hidden world of prostitution and sexual trafficking through the eyes of one of its survivors, Brenda Myers-Powell. A former teenage prostitute with a drug habit, Brenda defied the odds to become a powerful advocate for change in her community, and works to help women and young girls break the cycle of sexual abuse and exploitation.. DREAMCATCHER lays bare the hidden violence that devastates the lives of these young women, their families and the communities where they live in Chicago and Brendás unflinching intervention that turns these desperate lives around.. Official Selection at the Hot Docs Film Festival and DOC NYC.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Criminal justice, Administration of.
Human rights.
Genre: Documentary films.

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