Programmed by Carolin Ziemann
Italian, French, English
A group of women are leading a revolution in Valencia, Spain. With the help of their gods and goddesses, they are fabricating weapons for liberation, with their own hands. “A Mythology of Pleasure” is a short documentary film. Shot in the BS Atelier in Valencia in 2016, it is a portrait of the workshop in which these women design, manufacture and package the sex toys that they successfully sell around the world.
This documentary explores a place about the details and movements that take place there.
This documentary explores a place through the details and movements that occur there.
The commentary adds an important and formative layer to the images of the production processes. The story told is one of the beginning of life on earth – including pagan gods, the typical bickering between them and the question of the origin of all things. The film tells this tale with humour, and amazing and colourful images.
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