WM Summer of Sin returns in December once again to spice up your summer nights, featuring the most seductive and scandalous cinema from across the globe. A highlight of this year’s sultry lineup is Lars Von Trier’s Nymphomaniac – the wild and poetic two-part story of a woman’s journey from birth to the age of 50.
Saturday 27 December 9.30pm
Nymphomaniac Volume I (2013, Demark) – Australian Television Premiere
Joe (Charlotte Gainsbourg) is a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac who is discovered badly beaten in an alley by an older bachelor, Seligman (Stellan Skarsgård), who takes her into his home. As he tends to her wounds, she recounts the erotic story of her adolescence and young-adulthood. Volume I also stars Shia LaBeouf, Christian Slater, Uma Thurman, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Connie Nielsen and Udo Kier.
Sunday 28 December 9.30pm
Nymphomaniac Volume II (2013, Denmark) – Australian Television Premiere
The story of the self-diagnosed nymphomaniac continues as Joe explores her adulthood, during which her journey of self-discovery leads to darker complications. Volume II stars Jamie Bell, Willem Dafoe, Mia Goth and Jean-Marc Barr in addition to Stellan Skarsgård, Stacy Martin and Shia LaBeouf.