Daily Archives: October 9, 2012


HISTORY – The Prostitute-Busting Policewomen of 1960s Hong Kong 4

“The policewomen of Hong Kong might seem like Sleeping Beauties, but they’re serious business.” 

Filmed for Italian documentary ‘La Donna Nel Mundo.’ (‘Women of the World’), this English narrated version explores the lives of women across various cultures around the world. Most of the footage was shot in 1962 and the segment below deals with female police-officers in a barely-recognisable colonial Hong Kong…