Wonderfully presented. So much more than just a "documentary".
Writer of OPublished in Paris in 1954, "Story of O" was an immediate bestseller and literary scandal: an elegantly written S&M fantasy that had all the hallmarks of being an autobiographical account by the pseudonymous Pauline Réage. In 1994, Dominique Aury, a mild-mannered editor for France's prestigious...Subscribe to to watch now
Mixed bag. Really enjoyed the interview with Dominique Aury (or "Pauline Reage") and those who knew her. Great vintage footage and discussion of the Paris literary scene of the time...
I read the book, and saw the movie upon it's initial release in the U.S. back in 197-something. Both were good and it's if the Marquis de Sade could have...