Naked and Tortured. Saint Sebastian in the Visual Arts
Art historian Judith Noorman (University of Amsterdam) discusses representations of the Christian martyr Saint Sebastian as a homo-erotic motif in art history. Followed by the screening of Derek Jarman’s Sebastiane (1976).
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.