In 2017, 63% of Zimbabwean sex workers experienced severe violence from police officers. This video tells the story of Melissa Ndlovu, a survivor of police violence and advocate for the the rights of sex workers in Zimbabwe.
The story of Melissa forms part of a bigger documentary series used to campaign for the decriminalisation of sex work in Southern Africa.
Interviewing, editing, production management: Philip du Plessis
Animation: Tyrone Pearce
Sound design: Rhyno Jansen
Music composition: Wayne Simpson
Commissioned by aidsfonds.com