California’s Forgotten Children
“California’s Forgotten Children” is a feature documentary about child sex trafficking. The film recounts true stories of girls and boys who were commercially sexually exploited in California and are now survivors and courageous leaders fighting for the rights of victims worldwide. The survivors stories show that any child can be exploited regardless of ethnicity or social economic background. Highlighting heroic stories from abolitionist and advocates who work night and day to protect children and to put an end to this epidemic. This film is a call to action by giving viewers the tools and the knowledge to combat this scourge. By creating awareness, this documentary empowers a movement to address this epidemic and support survivors on their path to freedom.
Q&A with Filmmaker Melody C. Miller and subject/survivor Leah Jonet Albright-Byrd following the screening