Steven Soderbergh's Sexy The Girlfriend Experience Poster
The day isn't over yet! Although I missed seeing Steven Soderbergh's The Girlfriend Experience during Sundance, it'll be out in May, so it's not too long of a wait. Thanks to NY Mag, the official poster for Soderbergh's latest low-budget indie looking at the world of prostitution from an elite call girl's point of view. And it's quite an interesting poster. Not that we haven't seen a lot of other interesting posters recently, but this one breaks all the rules and goes for a look that we haven't ever seen before. In fact, I like it a lot. My only complaint is that you can't really get a good look at Sasha Grey - but maybe that's the point.
The Girlfriend Experience stars real life pornstar Sasha Grey as a $10,000 per night call girl. It first premiered as a surprise during the Sundance Film Festival this year and is being distributed by Magnolia Pictures in May. This is Steven Soderbergh's unofficial "follow-up" to his low budget film Bubble from a few years ago. Neil Miller of Film School Rejects said in his review: "Soderbergh has captured some truly stunning visuals and has delivered a non-linear narrative that is both engaging and not overly complicated." Will definitely be checking this out and for more reasons than just to see Sasha Grey on the big screen.
Reader Feedback - 11 Comments
Itri on Apr 1, 2009
thats such a sick poster.i hope the movies good so i can buy it and not feel dumb.
erik on Apr 1, 2009
the subtext is the best part.
zach on Apr 1, 2009
big soderbergh fan. the narrative side makes me wonder if it could be in a multiple-storyline style similar to his 2001 film Traffic which was very very good.
Jim on Apr 1, 2009
Love the poster, and I'm so excited that someone's giving Sascha Grey the chance to cross-over into mainstream films. She's paid her dues.
KingIsAFink on Apr 2, 2009
Awesome poster I must say 🙂
Ryderup on Apr 2, 2009
Cool poster. Looking forward to the film. I have been following this film for a while now: http://film-book.com/sasha-grey-stars-in-soderberghs-the-girlfriend-experience/ Many of Sasha Grey's fans have no idea she is on Twitter now: http://film-book.com/sasha-grey-on-twitter/
Film-Book dot Com on Apr 2, 2009
Sasha Grey is a porn star, shouldn't be too hard to get a look at any part of her.
Shane on Apr 2, 2009
Holy hell, Sasha Grey is fantastic. Cannot wait.
Voice of Reason on Apr 2, 2009
Sasha Grey has done some... interesting things... in her career.
Henry Jones Sr. on Apr 3, 2009
A little bit awesome!
Grace Wismer on Jul 2, 2009
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