Gustav Machatý / AT, CSHH, 1932
The first depiction of a female orgasm in film. Starring a passionate Hedy Lamarr, who plays the role of an affluent young woman who deceives her husband with a younger lover in this beautifully filmed romantic tale.
The erotica collection of Eye Filmmuseum includes no fewer than a thousand titles, but they are rarely taken off the shelf. Cinema Erotica brushes aside cinematic decorum to present an ode to lust featuring historical curios, films by contemporary artists, talks and musical performances.