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About the Show
We are having a discussion on 'The Futures of Sex Work in Singapore, with Project X Board member Raksha Mahtani and filmmaker Jessica Lee,together with 3 diverse individuals (TBC) who work in the profession. We will have with us a trans sex worker, an OnlyFans creator, a dominatrix and a social escort - together creating new video content to bring us into this discussion.
- Screening Film + Reaction Video - 27 minutes
- Panel - 48 mins
Filmmaker (below): Jessica Lee
Jessica Lee is Head of Development at Beach House Pictures, where she oversees the development of premium factual and unscripted programming such as THE RAINCOAT KILLER: CHASING A PREDATOR IN KOREA (Netflix), WILD CITY: RIVER WORLD (CNA), ART OF CRAFT (CCTV9), and more. Her directorial debut, THE SHADES OF LOVE, a powerful documentary on sex workers in Singapore, was the Singaporean grant entry recipient for FreedomFilmFestival 2020. Jessica also collaborated with National Library Board to direct a documentary series about women in history. She is currently producing another feature documentary for Netflix and directing a premium factual series for CNA. Her past credits include working at VICE’s production office in China and she was a researcher on award-winning shows for National Geographic Channel, Discovery Channel, HGTV, CCTV, and CNA.
Moderator (below): Raksha Mahtani
Raksha Mahtani (she/they) is a researcher, facilitator, and community worker. She has worked on projects related to gender-based violence, ageing, and LGBTQ issues. Most recently, she has worked on a research project using the culture-centred approach to empower communities for older persons. She assisted on a research project exploring the health meanings for transgender sex workers in Singapore. She currently volunteers with Project X Singapore, a feminist organisation aimed at advocating for the rights of sex workers in Singapore. She is also a sometimes writer and all the time mother of cat.