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Fight Child Slavery With This Film While Singing Karaoke With David Arquette, Breakfast With Gillian Anderson & More.

Fight Child Slavery With This Film While Singing Karaoke With David Arquette, Breakfast With Gillian Anderson & More.

Oscar-winning Director, Jeffrey Brown, started the Indiegogo campaign to raise funds for his film SOLD last week, in an effort to heighten awareness of child trafficking and to rescue & rehabilitate children. Based on the international bestselling novel by Patricia McCormick, SOLD tells the story of an extraordinary thirteen-year-old girl who is trafficked across the Nepal-India border and forced to work in a brothel in Kolkata, India. 

Educating a child to the age of 16 reduces their risk of being trafficked by 80%. This is why funds raised through Indiegogo will be used to spread trafficking awareness through the film’s release, and to prevent child trafficking through education in areas where children are most at risk, including India and areas affected by Nepal’s recent earthquake. 

The campaign highlights perks rewarded to funders, including packages with the acclaimed stars of SOLD, three nights in London and breakfast with Gillian Anderson, Karaoke with David Arquette at his new club, Blind Dragon, in West Hollywood, and other rewards upon donation, including a chance to win a free trip to his/her choice of India or Nepal. Learn more about these perks and take action here.

Charities and Organizations fighting against Human Trafficking have come out in support of the film and Indiegogo campaign, including Childreach International, Walk Free, ECPAT, United Way, Rotary Clubs International and Stolen Youth.
Sold has been awarded the Jury Award, Best Narrative Feature, Audience Award, Best Feature and was shown as the opening screening in four film festivals in 2014.
Director Jeffrey Brown says, “The more funds we raise, the more cities we will open our film in and the bigger impact we will have.  We are using our film to support initiatives which will keep girls from being trafficked by keeping them in school in vulnerable communities.”

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