Very Young Girls is a documentary about trafficking of young girls in the United States.
"I got my life back, that is why I'm standing up, to put a face on the story" began Bukola Oriola, who was a journalist in Nigeria before marrying a United States citizen, a family friend from Nigeria. After they were married, they moved to Minnesota. Then, Bukola says, her husband "changed from someone very gentle and kind to someone I'd never met." Bukola was not allowed to see neighbors or form relationships. Her husband forced her to work 14 hours a day braiding hair, without pay, even when she was pregnant. After the birth of their child, her husband often threatened to divorce and report her to immigration officials. Her son, as a U.S. citizen, would stay in the country. MORE »