From the seductive to the shocking – these films are for adults only. Every Saturday at 9.30pm World Movies pushes the boundaries and takes you into the darkest corners of cinema. Be 18+.
Lollipop Monster (Germany, 2011) – Saturday 3 November 9.30pm
Two 15-year-old girls, two dysfunctional families. Absolute opposites and yet somehow similar. Ari feels she is misunderstood and compensates for this by having sex with unknown men; Oona expresses the pain over her beloved father’s suicide through morbid drawings. Opposites attract, and their unlikely friendship helps them survive the hypocrisy of their families and explore their burgeoning sexuality.
Anatomy of Hell (France, 2004) – Saturday 10 November 9.30pm
A woman is discovered in the middle of a suicide attempt in a bar. She employs the man who finds her to watch over her for four nights when she is ‘unwatchable’ and discusses her views on sex and sexuality.
Sex and Lucia (Spain, 2001) – Saturday 17 November 9.30pm
Reality and fantasy blur in this erotic exploration of love and loss. Paz Vega gives a sultry performance as Lucia, a Madrid waitress who retreats to a Mediterranean island to confront her grief.
Death In Love (USA, 2008) – Saturday 24 November 9.30pm
A family’s secrets begin to unravel as the questionable choices a mother made in a WWII Nazi concentration camp start to affect the lives of her sons. This poignant and original story features an all-star US cast.