“I don’t do fashion. I am fashion.” Coco Chanel
8 am – 11 pm
Seven days a week
1 day a month off
No certainty of when you will next get paid
60% chance of work place sexual harassment
1-2 minutes late to work, you lose a days wage …
The Machinist’s is a telling documentary which takes us to the manufacturing source. Profiling three female Bangladeshi garment workers and a male boss of a budding trade union in Dhaka, The Machinist’s have us asking ourselves, what is the human cost of our clothes?
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