Desire

Inspired by a Twitter thread from Isabel Sandoval, here's a few recent films that come as an antithesis to the puritanical anti sensuality film culture of today, that portray desire and eroticism well

  • All These Sleepless Nights
  • An Easy Girl
  • Atlantics
  • Blue Valentine
  • Carol
  • Cold War
  • Despite the Night
  • Divines
  • The Duke of Burgundy
  • Elle
  • Ema
  • Fidelio, Alice's Odyssey
  • Fort Buchanan
  • Gloria Bell
  • House of Tolerance
  • If Beale Street Could Talk
  • If It Were Love
  • Jumbo
  • Knife+Heart
  • Let the Sunshine In
  • Lingua Franca
  • Long Day's Journey Into Night
  • My King
  • Novitiate
  • On Body and Soul
  • Party Girl
  • Phoenix
  • The Pink Cloud
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • Preparations to Be Together for an Unknown Period of Time
  • Professor Marston and the Wonder Women
  • Raw
  • Rust and Bone
  • Sibyl
  • The Skin I Live In
  • Summertime
  • Thelma
  • Too Late to Die Young
  • Who You Think I Am
  • You Deserve a Lover