From A to Z and back again

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

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.”

Veronique Branquinho

“I love watching people. It’s a great pastime, and I just cannot help myself doing this.”

Mirene Arsanios

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

Álvaro Enrigue

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

Paola Antonelli

“...when it comes to materials there is an immediate language that is understandable to everybody. The sensuality - or lack there of - is immediately graspable...”

Eddie Peake

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

Lisandro Alonso

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

Ari Versluis

“...our bodies are no longer straightjackets we have to adjust to. It's the other way around...”

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...”
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