Sexuality Archive

(A)sexual

(A)sexual follows the growth of a community that experiences no sexual attraction. In 2000, David Jay came out to his parents. He was asexual and was fine with it. And he was not alone. Studies show that 1% of the population is asexual. But

Shy Boys: IRL

Shy Boys: IRL is a short documentary on “love-shy” men. Love-Shy men believe they are afflicted with a condition that prevents them from interacting with women. They ultimately fail to have relationships with women, and often die virgins. “Involuntary Celibates” are men who approach

The Last Taboo

The Last Taboo conveys a captivating and comforting story of six people with different physical disabilities and a fit partner who was in a relationship with one of them. These persons share their outlooks on affection, connection, friendships, relationships and, according to their experiences, they

The Codes of Gender

The Codes of Gender is the brainchild of MEF Executive Director, Sut Jhally. Jhally wrote and directed this feature documentary about sociologist Erving Goffman’s seminal work on advertising. The role that advertising plays in shaping our understanding of the masculine and the feminine. Using

Are All Men Pedophiles?

The film which carries the tagline “Eighteen Is Just A Number” advances the claim that all men are hebephiles, that is they are attracted to teenagers, and argues that society needs to make a distinction between this and true pedophilia—sexual attraction to prepubescent children.

Sex Hygiene

Sex Hygiene is a rather old documentary film, originally made for the US troops to help stop the spreading occurrences of STDS in the military. This movie contains very important information for the wider community too. The documentary is a must see because it is

Stephen Fry: Out There

Stephen Fry has spent the last two years travelling the world to confront “notorious homophobes” in order “to challenge their prejudices and to find out where their hatred comes from”. As a homosexual man himself, it was entirely understandable that Stephen Fry took the poisonous

Sex In A Cold Climate

Steve Humphries’ Sex in a Cold Climate is a documentary denouncing the Magdalene Asylums, which were operated by Catholic nuns in Ireland for over 100 years, caused an uproar when it was televised in England in March 1998 as part of Channel Four’s Witness series.