• Writer of O (2004)

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Release Date: 2004

DVD Release Date: May 16th, 2006

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
This docudrama portrays Frenchwoman Dominique Aury (Catherine Mouchet), editor for a prestigious publisher, who during the '50s carries on an affair with her married employer, a well-known writer. The relationship leads to her penning "The Story of O," the controversial novel about a woman, O (Penelope Puymirat), who undergoes sexual training that some would deem slavery and others would call freedom. Aury writes the book under a pseudonym, and a series of interviews comment on its legacy.

Cast: Dominique Aury, Cyril Corral, Thierry de Carbonnières, John de St. Jorre, Catherine Mouchet, Penelope Puymirat, Alain Rimoux, Barney Rosset

Director: Pola Rapaport

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: INA Films, Blinding Light Inc.

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