Liz Canner’s interesting, funny and thought-provoking film, Orgasm, Inc., opens today in New York and Chicago. The film is about women’s sexual function (think: desire, orgasm), the race among pharmaceutical companies to create a so-called “female Viagra”, and some of the media personalities (such as Dr. Laura Berman) who are positioned in the film as more into profit than women’s health. You can read reviews of the film in Variety, NPR, and the New York Times. Not in Chicago or NYC? Lucky for you, it’s also available on Netflix.
About Dr. Debby Herbenick
Dr. Debby Herbenick is a sex researcher at Indiana University, sexual health educator at The Kinsey Institute, columnist, and author of five books about sex and love. Learn more about her work at www.sexualhealth.indiana.edu.
Being something of a “vibrator researcher” (see here, here, here, and here for starters), it’s perhaps not surprising that I wanted to see Hysteria – the new so-called “vibrator movie” – as soon as I could. Fortunately, it was playing [...]
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