Behind The Pink Curtain: An Introduction To The Japanese Sex Film
Fri 26 June 2009 // 20:00
(Fri 26th / 8pm / £5)
New Tokyo Decadence - The Slave
(Osamu Sato, 62 mins, 2007)
Starring: Rinako Hirasawa, Kikujiro Honda, Yui.
A secretary is introduced to the world of S&M by her boss, becoming his personal slave as they take a walk on the wild side of carnal experimentation. Based on the true life story of actress Rubaji Hirasawa.
(Shuji Kataoka, 61 mins, 1986)
Starring: Shiro Shimomoto, Hiromi Saotome, and Naomi Sugishita.
An exercise in manga-style outrageousness with the potential to offend everybody. S&M Hunter is a kind of bondage superhero with a supernatural genius for tying women up in configurations that leave them helplessly aroused. When the girl gang, The Bombers, kidnap a man for their personal sex toy, he accepts a mission to infiltrate The their hideout and show them the ropes. The climax, in which the rope-mad vigilante employs a 200 foot tall construction crane to execute his bondage masterpiece has to be seen to be believed.