Rappaport reconstructs how Anita Ekberg became an internationally famous sex goddess as a result of the careful cultivation of her image in successive movies. The filmmaker offers a further exploration of the texts and subtexts of commercial films, hinting at the subterranean and complicated ways that they affect us. See also The Vanity Tables of Douglas Sirk.

Filmmaker
Mark Rappaport
Premiere
World premiere
Country
USA, France
Year
2015
Medium
File
Length
18’
Language
English
Producer
Mark Rappaport
Sales
Mark Rappaport
Writer
Mark Rappaport
Editor
Mark Rappaport