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Based on an encounter with a real-life dominatrix. Set in Paris, the story of a female prostitute who specialises in bondage and sado-masochism.

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    A young innocent falls for a leather-clad dominatrix in Barbet Schroeder’s controversial film, at once a conventional love story and a dark study of fetishism.

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