By Andy Bodle. Updated: BST, 5 June Trying to re-create 'the girlfriend experience: Andy Bodle used escort girls when he was unlucky in love but now sees the error of his ways. There's little doubt which movie will be the talk of the Edinburgh Film Festival this month. Doubtless the film will characterise prostitution as glamorous, a world of silk sheets and fancy lingerie. But I have to confess to knowing the truth about this sordid profession - because eight years ago, I succumbed to the lure of paying for sex.