• Andie MacDowell in the independent film landmark Sex, Lies & Videotape (1989), airing on SBS this Friday 17th May at 12:10AM (SBS Movies)

A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.

4.5
Exploration of adult sexuality is incisive and beautifully performed.

Watch Margaret Pomereranz and David Stratton debate the merits of Steven Soderbergh's Palme d'Or winning Sex, Lies, and Videotape on a 1989 episode of The Movie Show. 

Margaret loved it, and found "something that is intensely interesting for most of us yuppies".

David? Not that impressed. "I was disappointed. I think it's been overhyped and I can't understand why p-eople rave about it the way they do." 

Watch their review above, and here's interview with Soderbergh from the Cannes Film Festival :


 

Watch 'Sex, Lies, and Videotape'

SBS, Friday 17 February (from midnight)
SBS on Demand after broadcast

 

Andie MacDowell in the independent film landmark Sex, Lies & Videotape (1989), airing on SBS this Friday 17th May at 12:10AM

 

 

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