April 20, 2010

Fur: An Imaginary Portrait Of Diane Arbus (Steven Shainberg, 2006)

WHAT IT IS: Diane Arbus, a homemaker and a celebrated photographer, discovers her passion for photography through her association with human freaks. HOW IT IS: Where director Steven Shainberg’s last effort, Secretary, was about sadomasochism and repressed desire, Fur is a further exploration of sexually “deviant” behaviour and longing. Like Secretary, its strong points are in the settings of erotic […]