From the seductive to the shocking – these films are for adults only. Every Saturday at 9.30pm World Movies pushes the boundaries and takes you into the darkest corners of cinema.
Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky (France, 2009) – Saturday 7 July 9.30pm
The affair between two 20th century icons is dramatized in this period drama. Coco Chanel offers to take the homeless and broke composer Igor Stravinsky into her home, beginning a passionate love affair.
Eight Miles High (Germany, 2007) – Saturday 14 July 9.30pm
A sexy and adventurous tale set in the Summer of eternal love. Based on the true story of Uschi Obermeier, a German model from the ’60s who was the first to pose nude on the cover of a magazine.
Mediterranean Food (Spain, 2009) – Saturday 21 July 9.30pm
At 15 years old promising young chef Sofia (Olivia Molina) falls in love with two men. Unable to choose between them, she marries one and takes the other as her lover.
Death In Love (USA, 2008) – Saturday 28 July 9.30pm
A family’s secrets begin to unravel as the choices a Jewish mother made in a WWII Nazi concentration camp to save herself start to affect the lives and loves of her sons. In 1990’s New York her eldest son is trapped in a life of meaningless one-night-stands and scams, while her other son is stuck in a co-dependent relationship with her. An all-star cast make this US production a poignant and brilliantly original story about the ties that bind, and what we will do for love.