Welcome to a countdown of the greatest sex films ever made about the small but preoccupying part of the human experience known as sex - from coming-of-age lesbian dramas to gritty portrayals of sex addiction to, erm, loincloths. Put simply: these are the sex movies with the most to say about doing it, charting a history of how our attitudes towards sex and nudity on the big screen have shifted through the decades. Nor was it the first gay love story. But it was arguably the first mainstream movie that forced America to confront its own ruinous homophobia.
'WOMAN' A new film by Yann Arthus-Bertrand & Anastasia Mikova
The position of women within a country is one of the best indicators of how healthy it is as a society. Then the questions started to flow. What are her dreams and hopes as well as her greatest fears and scars? What does she expect of life, society and men? What part do appearances and beauty play in her life? How does motherhood change her life? What do we know of female desire, and why do certain cultures find it so frightening?