Like the African Hunting doc, Louis is far more interesting in criticizing than learning about the situation. He’s witty and smart but he filters everything through middle-class English biases. These women are flocking to this agency for a reason. They live in a poor country where men don’t respect women’s rights and frequently abuse their wives. So they want to make a better life in a richer, cleaner country with a man who will treat them better. My American friend and his Filipino wife have been happily married for the last 10 years. He got her out of an Eastern slum. She is profoundly grateful, and they get on very well together. What’s wrong with that?