EXCLUSIVE: They had the opening-night documentary at this year’s Sundance Film Festival with What Happened, Miss Simone? and now Netflix has added another unflinching nonfiction feature for their subscribers. Just as things come to an end this weekend in Park City, I’ve learned that Netflix has acquired the documentary Hot Girls Wanted.
Produced by Rashida Jones, the U.S. Documentary Competition pic attempts to pull back the covers on the amateur porn industry and its exploitive practices. It debuted at Sundance on January 24 and will premiere on Netflix domestically and internationally later this year. Jill Bauer and Ronna Gradus directed Hot Girls Wanted teaming with the Kinsey Institute for Sex Research. Bauer, Gradus and editor Brittany Huckabee also serve as producers.
“Netflix is the ideal partner for us; not only do they understand this film but they’re the perfect platform to reach the many people who need to see it,” said Jones, a Sundance alum, today. “Netflix shares…
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