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Pleasure + Q&A

Bella arrives in Los Angeles from her hometown in Sweden with dreams of becoming the next porn superstar. However, as her ruthless ambition and work ethic lead her into increasingly dangerous territory, Bella struggles to reconcile her dreams of empowerment with the realities of the darker side of her industry. With strong performances and unflinching focus, Thyberg presents a powerful yet nuanced portrayal of sex work.

Following on from the preview screening on Sat 11 Jun, this film will be on general release from Fri 17 Jun

This film contains flashing images which may affect viewers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy

Event details

Preview/ The 17:45 preview screening on Sat 11 Jun will be followed by a Q&A with director Ninja Thyberg.

This preview screening is a Reclaim the Frame event hosted by Melanie Iredale, Director of Birds Eye View.

Reclaim the Frame brings a broader perspective of the world by championing cinema by women & non-binary filmmakers. Run by Birds’ Eye View, a charity with a mission to advocate for equity, diversity, and inclusion in film by fostering a community for those who make, show, release and watch them.

To learn more, become an Advocate and join the #ReclaimTheFrame mission to receive free cinema tickets and discount codes go to Bit.ly/BEVRTF. Supported by BFI’s Audience Fund.