Richmond International Film Festival brings more than 135 award-winning film premieres to Richmond, Virginia, from April 21st to April 26th.
The Zen Speaker: Breaking the Silence
NAME OF FILM: THE ZEN SPEAKER: BREAKING THE SILENCE
DIRECTOR(S): Robin Greenspun
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: The story of prominent Las Vegas businesswoman Amy Ayoub, who found the courage to overcome the shame and trauma she kept hidden for 38 years. A personal portrait, the film explores the emotional and physical devastation associated with sex trafficking; survival, public vs private persona and finding one’s voice in unexpected ways.
The 2019 Las Vegas Film Festival will spotlight a mix of feature films and documentaries including a documentary about The Amazing Johnathan, and Robin Greenspun’s personal portrait of local businesswoman Amy Ayoub.