Severine is a beautiful young woman married to a doctor. She loves her husband dearly, but cannot bring herself to be physically intimate with him. She indulges instead in vivid, kinky, erotic fantasies to entertain her sexual desires. Eventually she becomes a prostitute, working in a brothel in the afternoons while remaining chaste in her marriage. Written by
James Meek <email@example.com>
Luis Bunuel's Masterpiece of Erotica!
Did You Know?
According to Luis Buñuel
scholar Julie Jones, Buñuel once said that he himself didn't know what the end exactly means. See more
When Severine and friend are in the cab, the projected background in the cab does not match the exterior as seen when Severine gets out. See more
You should see a specialist about your obsessions.
He's rich and idle. Those are his two main illnesses.
Don't forget the hunt. I also have a special weakness for the poor. I think of them when it snows, with no fur coats, no hope, no nothing.
Referenced in Film Geek