OFFICIAL TRAILER The trailer for the documentary "How to Lose Your Virginity"
CLIP: Eve vs Mary An animated clip featuring Eve, Mary and the Virgin/Whore Dichotomy, including an interview with Sady Doyle. The amazing animation was created by Luke Murphy.
CLIP: Sleeping Beauty Just like Sleeping Beauty, a woman is sexually passive, waiting to be awakened by her prince. This video features Hanne Blank and Shelby Knox, with narration by director Therese Shechter
CLIP: The Hymen Marketplace Catering to a world in which women must prove something that can't be proven, a variety of products and procedures populate the hymen marketplace.
OUT-TAKECosmoGirl! editor-in-chief Susan Schulz talks about a story that generated some of the most hate mail ever.
OUT-TAKEFormer Surgeon General Dr. Joycelyn Elders: "About eighty to ninety percent of men masturbate. Seventy to eighty percent of women masturbate and the rest lie."
CLIP: The String Test Author and virginity maven Hanne Blank demonstrates a historical test on Therese used to determine virginity. It is as accurate as checking a woman's hymen. That is, not at all.
OUT-TAKEVirginity-Themed Porn Director Therese Shechter interviews 'Porn Valley Observed' blogger Gram Ponante about the aesthetics virginity porn
EXTRA! Author Jaclyn Friedman ("What You Really Really Want") talks about losing her virginity...and then losing it for a second time. And about why she doesn't like using terms like 'losing virginity.'
EXTRA! Sexuality Educator Adjoa Sankofia Tetteh tells us that, yes, parents really drag their daughters to clinics and ask doctors to check if they are still virgins. And no, the doctors don't do it.
EXTRA! The legendary Carol Queen shares her 'how I lost my virginity' story, talks about writing Dear Abby, and tells us why we need to keep using the V word. Carol has a doctorate in Human Sexuality and is the Staff Sexologist at Good Vibrations.
EXTRA! Charlie Glickman tells us all the wild and wonderful ways he thinks we should define losing our virginity (audio is NSFW). Charlie is the Education Program Manager at Good Vibrations.
EXTRA! Author and historian Hanne Blank tells us about herself, via charm bracelet.
CLIP: What Is Sex? A group of young men and women try to define sex, with interesting results.
EXTRA! Introduction to our interactive story-sharing site "The V-Card Project" with a look at some of the ethical issues when talking to young people about sex. See it in action!
BROADCAST TRAILER The fabulous promo for our US TV Premiere on Fusion!