Smut Capital of America

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  I had tried to get Michael Stabile to come and speak at my SF cultural history class many years ago, but we were never able to work something out. Since then, he has finished his documentary (sadly, it is only 15 minutes) and it is now on Vimeo. This is pretty great!!! “Smut Capital […]

Jerzy Skolimowski’s Deep End

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I am always modifying my course syllabus for this class. One of the films I had considered adding this semester (this post was originally written in Spring 2013) is Jerzy Skolimowski’s 1970 film, Deep End. Many films that had nudity and adult subject matter, but were not “hard-core” (meaning showing erections or penetration) were given […]

Puzzy Power

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This is the website and manifesto for Puzzy Power, a group of mostly women filmmakers who make feature, narrative, films with “hard core” erotic content. Their films are produced by Zoetrope studios. You can read more info about them on the first link, as well as their manifesto at the second link. http://www.puzzypower.dk/UK/index.php/om-os http://www.puzzypower.dk/UK/index.php/om-os/manifest