Borowczyk as Pornographer

Mazierska, Ewa Hanna orcid iconORCID: 0000-0002-4385-8264 (2016) Borowczyk as Pornographer. In: The Cinematic Bodies of Eastern Europe and Russia: Between Pain and Pleasure. University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, pp. 113-131. ISBN 9781474405140

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This chapter discusses Borowczyk's representation of sex and the erotic body. It argues that by deciding to be a pornographer the director chose a career path that placed him in conflict with the two dominant ideologies in Poland, Catholocism and state socialism.

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