A bold study on the dangers of prostitution in the Soviet Union in the 1920s. It's sort of dramatic fiction that tells the story of Lyuba, which after irremediable events, loses her honor, being obliged to exercise the oldest profession in the world to survive. She hopes for better days and a new opportunity. The film also shows us the story of two other women who also need hope.
Did You Know?
"Prostitutka" together with "Lesnaya byl" was the first two Belarusian feature films produced. Work on "Prostitutka" started earlier and it was also released first in the all-union movie theaters, but "Lesnaya byl" was the one which was first shown in Minsk, the capital of Belarus. See more