Scene from the film Women Reply: Our Bodies, Our Sex
Scene from the film Women Reply: Our Bodies, Our Sex
Scene from the film Women Reply: Our Bodies, Our Sex
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Women Reply: Our Bodies, Our Sex

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To the question “What is a woman?” posed by a television station, a few women filmmakers have responded, including Agnès Varda. This cine-leaflet is a possible answer, and is called “Our Bodies, Our Sex.” On screen, a pregnant woman, naked, dancing, and laughing lustily, sparked complaints written to the TV station. The film is about women’s body—our body—our object-body, our taboo-body, our body with or without children. How can we live our body?


  • Original Title
    Réponses de femmes
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Jacques Reiss, Michel Thiriet
  • Editing
    Marie Castro
  • Sound
    Bernard Bleicher
  • Runtime
    8 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • France
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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