Rosie Dransfeld is an award-winning film-maker from Edmonton, Alberta. The following director’s statement is a commentary on her latest film project “Who Cares?”: a documentary exploring the issue of street prostitution in Edmonton, and the physical, psychological, and sexual abuse of women who are involved in such lifestyles. The film premieres at the Metro Cinema on November 27th. A Q & A with the Director and Courtney (one of the subjects of the film) will follow. Mittens, scarves, gloves, and other winter accessories will be collected by the John Howard Society the night of the premiere to be given to women on the streets.
To view the film’s trailer click here.
To view our interview with the director click here.