World Cinema Erotica

It is undeniable that the world of erotica has been more thoroughly explored in world cinema than in British cinema. Although recent films like 9 Songs or Brilliantlove are changing these preconceptions.

Many cinema classics have explored eroticism in humanity, including Bunuel’s Belle de Jour (Catherine Deneuve’s central performance is one of the most daring ... [+]

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François Ozon, 2013


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Jeune & Jolie

A provocative drama written and directed by François Ozon, Jeune & Jolie writes follows a year in...


Rodrigo Guerrero, 2014


The Third One

An attractive older couple stumbles upon a flirtatious young man in a chatroom and, after teasing...


Walerian Borowczyk, 1975


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The Beast

Originally turned down flat by the British Board of Film Censors and initially released exclusive...


Laurent Bouhnik, 2011



In his graphically erotic new film Q, controversial French filmmaker Laurent Bouhnik (24 Hours in...


Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1982


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On leave in the Port of Brest, a bisexual sailor (Brad Davis) murders a fellow seaman and visits ...


Jean Rollin, 1973


Schoolgirl Hitchhikers

Two lesbian schoolgirls get mixed up with a gang of jewel thieves in the first of a number of pur...


Jean Becker, 1983


One Deadly Summer (Restored)

Boasting a powerful central perfomance from a César award-winning Isabelle Adjani...


Radley Metzger, 1969


Camille 2000

Radley Metzger's erotic 1969 film is brimming with Italian opulence, liberated sex and modish inf...


Bertrand Bonello, 2011


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House of Tolerance

Selected for official competition at Cannes 2011 and nominated for 8 French Césars, Bertrand Bone...




Boys On Film: Volume 9 - Youth in Trouble

Youth in Trouble is the ninth edition of Boys on Film. This compilation features ...


Tinto Brass, 1976


Salon Kitty (Director's Cut)

Director's cut of Tinto Brass's controversial and notorious erotic classic. Set i...


Jean-Claude Brisseau, 2006


The Exterminating Angels

A filmmaker holds a series of boundary-pushing auditions for his project about fe...


Pascale Ferran, 2006


Lady Chatterley (2006)

DH Lawrence wrote three versions of his infamous book, Lady Chatterley's Lover. Pascale Ferran ta...


Barbet Schroeder, 1976



A stylish love story with a dark undertone, Maitresse sees a professional dominatrix (a leather-c...


Jess Franco, 1972


Dracula's Daughter

Jess Franco pays homage to the classic Universal horror genre with his lesbian vampire tale, Drac...


Tinto Brass, 1983-2003


The Tinto Brass Collection: 8 Erotic Masterpieces

A collection of eight erotic films from Italian director Tinto Brass, containing ...


Eliseo Subiela, 2008


Don't Look Down

A tantalizing coming-of-age film which explores the possibilities of sexual imaginations and awak...


Luis Bunuel, 1977


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That Obscure Object of Desire (Studio Canal Collection)

Bunuel's final film, That Obscure Object of Desire ...