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Romy & Laure and the Mystery of the Enchanted Plug

  • France
  • 2002
  • fr
  • English
  • 11'

This cine-tale about sex is falsely naive banter that shows everything, with the photographs of Romy Alizée. The lightness of tone serves as a decoy to better dynamite, jigsaw-style, the last clichés on female sexuality. The poster on the wall of a film by Catherine Breillat, A Real Young Girl, is a reference: Romy & Laure's "real" young girls have sex organs and do what they want with them.

Romy & Laure and the Mystery of the Enchanted Plug
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Synopsis

This cine-tale about sex is falsely naive banter that shows everything, with the photographs of Romy Alizée. The lightness of tone serves as a decoy to better dynamite, jigsaw-style, the last clichés on female sexuality. The poster on the wall of a film by Catherine Breillat, A Real Young Girl, is a reference: Romy & Laure's "real" young girls have sex organs and do what they want with them.

What you will find in this film

A photographic tale • A narration in images • A nod to the photo-novel • Erotic photographs • A feminine reappropriation of the erotic codes • A crazy tale

There is no point in running after a hypothetical happiness.

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