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Labor of Love: Sex Work on Film

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The history of sex work and sex workers' lives in cinema is a fraught one, at times caked in nasty stereotypes and revealing the most insidious points of view in society that sustain policies that marginalize those members of society. But some films, such as the ones on this list, offer insight and nuance, while unpacking ideas about women's autonomy, the marketplace of desire, and how people's identities function in capitalist societies.
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Picture of a movie: Funeral Parade Of Roses
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Lola 1982 Movie 1.7/5
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Nights Of Cabiria 1957 Movie 4.1/5
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Picture of a movie: Klute
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Klute 1971 Movie 3.7/5
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