From A to Z and back again

A devoted wink to our lovely contributors who reveal their inspirations and seductive anecdotes

Álvaro Enrigue

“To feel pleasure is to trade the body for bodily sensation”

Mirene Arsanios

“...I also realize that sex is war's best counterpart. Beirut exists between these two poles.”

Catherine Breillat

“I have to desire him. I have to like him; I have to want him in order for it to come across in the film. With this character, I was absolutely overwhelmed by him and constantly surprised by him...”

Eddie Peake

“...We couldn't afford to rent a studio, or buy expensive materials. What I do have is a body to use freely...”

Alejandro Zambra

“For me, diaries are an intransitive, confessional space.”

Kenneth Anger

“Basically sex is just one of the things I’m interested in.”

Lisandro Alonso

“Simple questions are also complex: What do we need to be happy? How do we communicate with each other?”

João Pedro Rodrigues

“People sometimes think obsession is something negative, but for me it’s a positive thing.”

Carlos Reygadas

“This is true for sex. For me, personally, there’s no more spiritual way of expressing love than through a sexual act.”

Prince Terrence

“...Oh yeah. At this point, I’ve developed a pretty good idea of what affects people...”

Mircea Cartarescu

“Nocturnal Bucharest filled my window, pouring inside and reaching into my body.”

Didem Yazıcı

“You played with your tongue, lips and mouth as if the body in front of you was a delicious piece of cake you hesitated to eat with hunger.”

Oscar Van Den Boogaard

“The city became the city of faces, and faces opened up the way to bodies. I wanted to get to know them all.”

Alaric Alexander Smeets

“...with her golden hair draped over her shoulders, the sight of her was enough to make my tripping mind supernova...”
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