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Ninja Thyberg: ‘Porn can be a mirror of our society’

By Hannah Strong

The Swedish filmmaker reflects on how her time as a teenage anti-porn activist eventually led her to create the pro-sex work drama Pleasure.


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A young woman sets out to become the next adult film superstar in Ninja Thyberg’s audacious feature debut.

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The first trailer for Pleasure goes deep, deep inside LA’s porn industry

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The debut feature from Ninja Thyberg has already raised eyebrows for its graphically depicted sex scenes.

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