Friday, February 27 - 9:00 PM
"Wanton Female Desire" (Shorts Program)
What is it that a woman wants? Most of the answers are infinitely varied, but the shorts in this celebration of female pleasure will help guide you in one generally appropriate direction.
TEAT BEAT OF SEX: 8, 9, 10 & 11
(Signe Baumane, 2007, USA, 7 minutes)
A young girl experiences her first kiss and then a first make-out session. Some wild thoughts run through her head. She isn't sure what she is supposed to feel but is intrigued to continue exploring. It takes years to get to sex.
MY FAVORITE TIME OF THE DAY
(Mike Hallett, 2008, United Kingdom, 12 minutes)
A sly comedy about the unholy trinity of religion, masturbation and teddy bears.
BARCELONA SEX PROJECT: IRINA
(Erika Lust, 2008, Spain, 19 minutes)
In this chapter from an erotic documentary that delves deep into the personal self-pleasurings of six individuals, Irina, a web-designer and gaming geek, talks a bit about her life and shows a lot about what makes her happy.
CASE 1112: FORTY IS THE NEW 14
(Vena Virago, 2008, USA, 5 minutes)
Inspired by Richard Von Krafft-Ebing's "Psychopathia Sexualis," this is a contemporary and autobiographical account of a compulsive and sentimental masturbator.
STRAP ON MOTEL
(Maria Beatty, 2008, France, excerpt/13 minutes)
Flashbacks of a feverish night at a clandestine motel continue to haunt a beautiful young dancer.
(Eva Midgley, 2008, UK, 3 minutes)
A pleasurable encounter between female foot and male member.
(Jennifer Lyon Bell, 2009, Netherlands, 34 minutes)
Actors Mariah and Daniel play lovers every night, but their onstage romance lacks spark. One slow afternoon, they discover that today's matinée performance will make or break both of their careers. Daniel wants to make big changes, and Mariah starts to wonder: are Daniel's suggestions reasonable? Rushed to the stage, in front of a live audience, they must figure it out together.
LOCATION: Anthology Film Archives, 32 Second Avenue (@ 2nd St.), NYC
ADMISSION: $10/door, $8/advance
MORE INFO/TICKETS: http://cinekink.bside.com/2009/films/wantonfemaledesire_cinekink2009
ABOUT CINEKINK NYC
Billing itself as "the really alternative film festival," CineKink NYC returns for its sixth annual appearance February 24-March 1, 2009, to be followed by a national showcase tour. Presented by CineKink, an organization dedicated to the recognition and encouragement of sex-positive and kink-friendly depictions in film and television, works featured at CineKink range from documentary to drama, camp comedy to hot porn, mildly spicy to quite explicit - and everything in between.
For more information, visit http://www.cinekink.com