Eroticon DVD

  • Jan Uhde

Abstract

THE FILM WORLD is familiar with Gustav Machatý's Ecstasy (Extase, 1932) with Hedy Lamarr (b. Kiesler) that became famous as the first mainstream movie featuring full frontal female nudity. This probably contributed to the fact that the director's earlier silent feature Erotikon (1929) is much less known, despite being called "the most important Czech film of the silent era."...
Published
2007-11-20
Section
Books, DVDs & Reports