Cast & Crew
Marisa leaves home with Jean, a playboy, in hopes of marrying him, but she discovers too late that Jean is a procurer in a white slave racket run by the couturier Mario and his wife, Louisa. Marisa finds herself a prostitute aboard a yacht. There she learns that Bob, a member of the gang, is planning an escape for Edith, one of the ring's victims, and Marisa is invited to participate. The motor boat escape attempt fails, and the gang pursues the runaways and kills Bob. The two women are sent to a "concentration" farm known as "The Hole." Jean, discovering the he loves Marisa, gets her released from the camp so that she may continue with the organization. Meanwhile, Edith is approached by Mario, and she kills him with a pitchfork. Marisa makes another escape but is pursued by Jean. Jean is killed in a crash when the police give chase, and Marisa tells the police about the organization.
Opened in Paris in June 1965 as La traite des blanches; running time: 100 min. Italian title: La tratta delle bianche. Also known as Hot Frustrations.