Saturday 01 April
Tickets Cinetol // 17:00 // € 7 presents: Shorts 1 (film programme)
Genre: queer, sexworkers, film, performance, art,
Open: 17:00 - 19:00 hrs
Tickets: € 7
Line up: Shorts 1 (film programme) presents!:

Whorehouse Cinema, a sex worker film & arts festival between 31 March and April 2nd 2023@Cinetol, Amsterdam. We are a collective consisting of (former) sex workers, feminists, queer and trans people from all different walks of life and backgrounds and operate under the name of presents! We organise events in The Netherlands on the topic of sex work and aim to destigmatize sex work trough more nuanced and diverse representation. Our focus is on perspectives which stay away from the usual, narrow ideas and stereotypes of what it means to be a sex worker and stories that are intersectional. We prioritise works made with, by and for with sex worker communities. Welcome at whorehouse cinema!

Shorts 1 (film programme) + Q&A - co-hosted by Kaboom Animation Festival
17:00 – 19:00 | Zaal | Tickets €7

Sex(ual) Healing
Maximus Skaff / USA / 2021 / 22 min / English

An exploration into the healing powers of sex work from both client and sex worker perspectives.

Elodie Dermange / CH / 2017 / 5 min / English

As she is showering, dressing, putting on her make-up, a woman bares her porn-loving soul. She speaks of her fears, her complexes, and the process of accepting – even loving – herself.

Jevon Boreland / Canada / 2018 / 10 min / English

This is the personal, untold story of Phylicia Carty, also known as Mz Lady Ice, whose life took her in the direction of becoming one of the most revolutionary urban exotic dancers in the Toronto adult entertainment industry.

Cupid Into Transmutation
Dexter Boldewijn / NL / 2022 / 13 min / English

The edgy and personal student film follows a transgender boy named Caesar living in a big city. On the run from his traumatic past, he tries to make a living as a camboy.

Lizzy and Seyyah
Kristian Petersen / Germany / 2018 / 10 min / German with English subtitles

Lizzy and Seyyah fuck!

Justin Ducharme / Canada / 2018 / 12 min / English

A simple and naturalistic approach to a day in the life of a two-spirit, male sex worker as he visits his clients.

Happy Ending
Ara Choi / UK / 2018 / 5 min / English with subtitles

Aa poetic animated documentary based on an anonymous online testimony of a Korean sex worker.

Content warning: This film contains sexual contact and strong language.

Praktische informatie
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