features & reviews
04/17/12 Film Panel Notetaker: Bringing Sexy Back: Where’s the Line Today?
02/21/12 F*Bomb: Dirty Pictures: Final Thoughts on Cinekink
02/17/12 Conflicted eXXXistence: A Cinekink 2012 Wrap-Up
02/15/12 Filmmaker Magazine: Reflections on the 2012 CineKink NYC
02/13/12 Examiner: Erika Lust, William Burke, Richard Buonagurio win big at CineKink
02/10/12 Conflicted eXXXistence: Reflections from Cinekink 2012
02/08/12 Examiner: Sexy Films: CineKink NYC 2012 Film Festival Underway
02/07/12 F*Bomb: SMUT in the City: Cinekink preview
11/14/11 Film Festival Secrets: CineKink call for entries and: what makes CineKink so special?
11/11/11 AV Club: Annual Kinky Film Festival to Dominate Chicago
11/11/11 Austin Chronicle: Working the Kink Out
08/03/11 LA Weekly: CineKink Film Fest to Host the Kinkiest Two-Night Stand L.A. Has Ever Seen
08/03/11 Willamette Week: You’re With Me, Leather
06/15/11 Las Vegas Weekly: CineKink festival’s sexy films stirred crowds and conversation
06/10/11 KNPR/State of Nevada: CineKink and Sex in Film
06/08/11 Las Vegas Weekly: Film and Kink Collide at CineKink
06/08/11 Las Vegas Weekly: Chatting up CineKink founder Lisa Vandever
03/10/11 Examiner: Sexy Q&A: CineKink Film Festival founder Lisa Vandever on sex in cinema
03/10/11 WHACK!: “Mind-expanding cinema for the cultured degenerate New York film geek!”
03/07/11 Examiner: Sexy Films: Indietro, Kink Crusaders, Rough Sex 2 win big at CineKink 2011
03/07/11 Filmmaker Magazine: CineKink 2011: Notes on Kink
03/06/11 Conflicted eXXXistence: Cinekink: Porn Again, Bring It! and Pride & Predelictions
03/06/11 Marty After Dark: Chasing Something in the Night
03/05/11 Conflicted eXXXistence: Cinekink: Adventures in the Skin Trade; Lust, Love, Life; and CAGED
03/04/11 Examiner: Sexy Films: CineKink 2011 continues in NYC with ‘Life, Love, Lust’ and ‘Caged’
03/03/11 Conflicted eXXXistence: Kink Crusaders
03/01/11 Wall Street Journal: CineKink: New York’s Naughtiest Film Festival
03/01/11 Filmmaker Magazine: CineKink Kicks Off…
03/01/11 Slant: CineKink 2011: Kink Crusaders
03/01/11 Sex Examiner: Sexy Films: CineKink 2011 NYC Film Festival, tonight through March 6
02/25/11 Whether You Like It or Not: Fuck the Gilded Phallus
02/24/11 Bad Lit: 2011 Cinekink Film Festival: Official Lineup
02/16/11 Alt Film Guide: CineKink NYC 2011: From Mr. Leather Contest to Erotic ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf?’
12/15/10 LA Weekly: Everyone Loves a Good Submission. Send Yours to CineKink and Do it Now, Slave.
12/15/10 XBiz: CineKink NYC Gears Up, Makes Last Call for Entries
12/01/10 Moviemaker Magazine: 20 Coolest Film Festivals
11/16/10 AV Club: Slip into some leather for this weekend’s CineKink film fest
11/11/10 TBD: ‘Modern Love is Automatic’ imagines the Alexandria fetish scene
11/10/10 TBD: Cinekink: Your excuse to discreetly attend a BDSM dungeon party
11/09/10: Washington City Paper This Week in Repertory Film: Tracks, Polanski and Cinekink
10/07/10 Examiner: Sexy Films: CineKink film festival tour comes to L.A. this weekend
10/06/10 Fearless Press: Bite the Apple
09/29/10 LA Weekly: CineKink Kinky Film Fest is Coming Back to L.A.
06/23/10 Film Snobbery: Peep Show Interview w/CineKink Director Lisa Vandever/Pt 2
06/21/10 Film Snobbery: Peep Show Interview w/CineKink Director Lisa Vandever/Pt 1
05/13/10 Las Vegas Weekly: Kink n’ Grind
05/13/10 Las Vegas Weekly: Getting tied up with CineKink
05/13/10 Las Vegas Sun: CineKink film festival brings smart sexuality to Las Vegas
05/12/10 Examiner/Modern Love: Interview with founder of CineKink: Exploring the world of sexual diversity
05/11/10 Examiner/Sex & Relationships: Sexy Films: CineKink Film Festival comes to Sin City
02/25/10 Impossible Funky: The Kinky Film Festival…
02/24/10 Examiner: Sexy Films: CineKink NYC Film Festival winners announced, ‘S&M Judge,’ ‘My Sexuality’ on top
02/21/10 Kink+Culture: CineKink ’10
02/18/10 Time Out New York: The CineKink Film Festival: Sexing up the big screen
02/16/10 Filmmaker Magazine: CineKink Returns for its Seventh New York Festival
02/09/10 Bad Lit: 2010 CineKink: Underground Favorites And Full Lineup
11/19/09 SF Weekly: Work Out the Kink
11/19/09 Examiner: CineKink Film Festival in San Francisco
11/17/09 CarnalNation: CineKink Comes to San Francisco
11/13/09 Alternative Film Guide: CineKink San Francisco 2009
11/09/09 Film Festival Secrets: Programmer Profile: Lisa Vandever of CineKink
10/22/09 Village Voice: Best of NYC!!
03/06/09 New York Press: Kinky Film Festival Awards
02/26/09 SpoutBlog: Graphic Sexual Horror, Interview
02/25/09 New York Press: Whip Smart
02/25/09 Alternative Film Guide: CineKink NYC
02/23/09 Screen Grab @ Nerve: CineKink Film Festival: The Auteur
02/23/09 Carnal Nation: The Agony and the Ecstasy
10/24/08 Alternative Film Guide: CineKink Goes to Washington
07/10/08 SF Chronicle: Have Highbrow Porn, Will Travel – Violet Blue investigates CineKink, the X-rated Sundance
07/09/08 Open Source Sex: CineKink: The thinking person’s traveling erotic film fest
07/02/08 SF Weekly: Rated X-Static
03/11/08 The House Next Door: 3 Quickies: The Fifth Annual CineKink Film Festival
03/03/08 About.com: Sexuality: Women Make (Adult) Movies
02/19/08 Alternative Film Guide: CineKink NYC 2008 Film Line-Up
02/05/08 ErosZine: NYC Featured Event – CineKink
02/01/08 Bright Lights Film Journal: Little Stabs of Happiness
08/23/07 New York Times: Passion for Film Spurs New Festivals…
01/18/07 Violet Blue/SF Gate: The Rise of Indie Porn?
01/18/07 SF Guardian: Education to titallate – or titallation to educate?
10/26/06 Viviane’s Sex Carnival: Sissies and Daddies and Puppies (oh, my!)
10/18/06 Fleshbot: CineKink Kickoff Party
10/17/06 The Reeler: Making Whoopee: The Art of CineKink
10/03/06 ErosZine: New York Featured Event
10/06/06 Chris Gore: Film Festival Road Trips Worth the Gas
08/21/06 The Reeler: Reeler Pinch Hitter: Lisa Vandever, CineKink
11/07/05 SFist.com: “You are all a bunch of weirdos.”
10/31/05 The Sex Herald: A CineKink-y Experience
10/12/05 New York Press: Notes from the Sexual Underground
01/04/05 ErosZine: CineKink 2004
11/01/04 Bright Lights Film Journal: Where Kink is King
10/22/04 Gothamist: Lisa Vandever, CineKink organizer
news, posts & etc
05/16/12 Lynsey G: Stage Brother Cast Interview
05/07/12 Lynsey G: CineKink Interview w/Strap-On Jo!
03/31/12 Sweet Prudence & The Erotic Adventure of Bigfoot: Sweet Prudence @ CineKink
03/22/12 Film School Rejects: Cinematic Sex, ‘Kinky Cuties,’ and Amorous Education with Julie Keck and Jessica King
03/20/12 SF Weekly: Porn Producer and Performer Courtney Trouble Defies Body-Type Norms in Her Work
03/13/12 Huffington Post: The Naked Truth With Nina Hartley
02/21/12 VermeerWorks: Sirwiñakuy in the Press
02/15/12 XBIZ: CineKink Announces Film Festival Award Winners
02/14/12 AVN: CineKink Announces Winners of 9th Annual Kinky Film Fest
02/14/12 XBIZ: Adam & Eve’s ‘Truth About O’ Featured at CineKink Film Festival
02/09/12 XBIZ: CineKink Film Festival to Screen Brittany Andrews Documentary
02/08/12 AVN: Cinekink to Premiere Brittany Andrews Documentary In NYC
02/07/12 Amy Hesketh: CineKink 2012 – Sirwiñakuy
02/05/12 Frankie Frain Sexually Frank at CineKink
02/04/12 Viviane’s Sex Carnival: CineKink NYC/2012
02/02/12 AVN: CineKink Selects ‘Cabaret Desire’ to Open 9th Annual Film Festival
01/11/12 Vermeer Works: Sirwiñakuy in CineKink NYC
11/17/11 Good Vibrations Magazine: Call for Submissions: CineKink 2012
11/17/11 Chicago Reader Chicago Food Film Festival vs. CineKink
11/17/11 Chicago Reader Kinky Film Festival
11/15/11 Flavorpill Chicago Film Festival: CineKink
11/04/11 F*Bomb Forever SMUT CITY presents: Best of CineKink
11/04/11 AVN CineKink Film Festival Hits Austin for a One-Night Stand
10/26/11 Viviane’s Sex Carnival Submit to Cinekink! Call for Entries – CineKink/2012
10/26/11 IndieWire SXSW Unveils First Round of Session Spotlights for 2012 Festival
10/15/11 AVN CineKink: LA Shows Indie Shorts and Raises Money for Breast Cancer Awareness
10/15/11 XBiz CineKink: L.A. Holds Breast Cancer Awareness Raffle
10/11/11 XBiz CineKink Fetish Film Festival Heads to L.A.
10/06/11 Examiner: CineKink Film Festival issues call for entries for February 2012 Kinky Film Fest
09/15/11 AVN: CineKink Brings Kinky Film Festival to Los Angeles
08/04/11 The Oregonian:Indie & Arthouse films: ‘The Perfect Host’; 48-Hour Film Festival and more!
06/09/11 Las Vegas CityLife: CityLife Picks: CineKink [Get It On]
05/22/11 Tied Up Events: CineKink Kicks Off 2011 National Tour in Las Vegas
03/17/11 XBiz: ‘Indietro’ Wins Best Narrative at CineKink NYC
03/10/11 XBiz: CineKink Announces Award Winners at Film Festival
03/09/11 IndieWire: CineKink NYC’s Audiences Get Hot for “Indietro” and “Kink Crusaders”
03/03/11 Jiz Lee CineKink 2011 NYC
03/02/11 Time Out NY: Kink Crusaders
11/07/10 Love Bites: Clear your schedule Nov 19-20th for CineKink!
10/08/10 LAist: Pencil This In
09/21/10 Viviane’s Sex Carnival: Call for Entries: CineKink 2011
10/04/10 IndieWire: SXSW Film announces first 20 panels for 2011
09/21/10 Viviane’s Sex Carnival: A Taste of CineKink: Bite the Apple!
09/20/10 Tied Up Events: CineKink – Bite the Apple!
09/19/10 Go Magazine: The Very Best of NYC TV/Film
07/28/10 Willamette Week: Best of CineKink: 2010
05/25/10 King is a Fink TV: King is a Fink in Las Vegas (video)
05/23/10 King is a Fink: The Kings of Las Vegas – Cinekink Day #4
05/22/10 King is a Fink: The Kings of Las Vegas – Cinekink Day #3
05/19/10 King is a Fink: The Kings of Las Vegas – Cinekink Day #2
05/18/10 King is a Fink: The Kings of Las Vegas – Cinekink Day #1
05/15/10 Tied Up Events: Cinekink Las Vegas Day Two – Let the Films Begin!
05/14/10 American LowLife: Kink ‘n Sex ‘n Kinky Sex
05/13/10 Tied Up Events: Cinekink Las Vegas Day One – Pillow Fight with Nina Hartley
05/12/10 Las Vegas Weekly: Get cinekinky
05/14/10 Las Vegas Review-Journal: What’s Hot This Weekend
04/26/10 Saskia Vogel: XBIZ: Women and Porn
03/08/10 AVN: Cinekink Film Festival Honors Taormino’s Rough Sex
02/24/10 Bad Lit: 2010 CineKink Film Festival: Award Winners
02/23/10 Impossible Funky: CineKink Announces Award Winners at Annual Kinky Film Festival
02/19/10 Time Out New York: The weekend’s five big events, and what to do after
02/18/10 AVN: Dominic Ford’s ‘Whorrey Potter’ to Screen at CineKink
02/17/10 AVN: CineKink to Screen Excerpts from Industry Movies
02/17/10 XBIZ: Tristan Taormino’s ‘Rough Sex’ Chosen for Official CineKink Screening
02/16/10 Flavorpill: CineKink
02/16/10 Soho Journal: Why adults will love CineKink NYC
02/10/10 Viviane’s Sex Carnival: CineKink 2010
11/19/09 SF Weekly: “high-class smut”…
11/19/09 Flavorpill: CineKink
11/19/09 NBC: CineKink and Kinky Art
11/19/09 Bay Area Reporter: Mood Swingin’
09/30/09 Vivane’s Sex Carnival: Call for Entries – CineKink NYC/2010
02/28/09 XBiz: SexZ’s Corruption, Upload Set for CineKink Festival
02/24/09 Filmmaker Magazine: CineKink Returns to NYC
02/24/09 Gothamist: Pencil That In
02/23/09 XBiz: Director Taormino’s ‘Chemistry’ Makes N.Y., Slovenia Film Fests
02/20/09 Village Voice: Crack that Whip!
02/20/09 XBiz: CineKink Features 2 Films From Adam & Eve Pictures
02/19/09 Viviane’s Sex Carnival: CineKink 2009 At-A-Glance
10/22/08 New York Press: CineKink Accepting Submissions
09/25/08 XFanz: CineKink Now Accepting Submissions
09/23/08 XBiz: Entry Process Starts for CineKink
09/22/08 Viviane’s Sex Carnival: Call for Entries – CineKink NYC/2009
07/10/08 Flavorpill: More Flavor – CineKink
03/08/08 XBiz: Fifth Annual CineKink Film Festival Winners Announced
03/08/08 XBiz: SXSW Interactive Plans ‘Porn Police’ Panel Saturday
03/07/08 New York Press: CineKink Awards ‘Shortbus’ For Its Sex-Positive Penetration into Quasi-Mainstream Culture
03/06/08 Viviane’s Sex Carnival: CineKink Announces Festival Awards
03/06/08 It’s Been Fun: CineKink 2008
03/01/08 Vivane’s Sex Carnival: 2 girls 1 cup reaction videos & Cinekink
02/26/08 Gothamist: Pencil This In
02/26/08 Flavorpill: CineKink
02/26/08 Vivane’s Sex Carnival: Tomorrow: Cinekink’s Kick-Off Gala & Opening Night Screening
02/25/08 Babeland Blog: Watch Porn with Other People: CineKink
02/22/08 Waking Vixen: CineKink 2008
02/19/08 Village Voice: Hot Reels
02/14/08 XBiz: Karch’s 30-Minute ‘Insertz’ at CineKink NYC
02/12/08 Flavorpill: Annie Sprinkle’s Amazing World of Orgasm
02/11/08 SpoutBlog: Viva CineKink
02/08/08 GreenCine: Fests and events
02/07/08 Filmmaker: CineKink Announces Line-Up
02/01/08 Viviane’s Sex Carnival: CineKink Announces Opening Night Selections
01/31/08 The Reeler: February Events Madness!
01/31/08 Alternative Film Guide: CineKink NYC 2008
01/08/08 The Reeler: January in NYC: Dances, Docs and Double Bills
12/06/07 Alternative Film Guide: Tony Comstock CineKink Screenings
12/01/07 Skin Two: LA&M presents..”CineKink: Chicago”
11/29/07 MidwestBusiness.com: From Left Field
11/28/07 TimeOut Chicago: The Best of CineKink
11/28/07 AVN: CineKink: Chicago Slated for Three-Night Run
10/31/07 The Stranger: CineKink: PDX
10/25/07 Fleshbot: Events
10/12/07 Fleshbot: Calling All Pervs
10/10/07 Gram Ponante: Submitting Your Kink – Whatever That Is
10/09/07 XBiz: CineKink Hosts Party on Coming Out Day
10/08/07 Alternative Film Guide: Liberty in Restraint Screening in NYC
08/08/07 XFanz: CineKink Celebrates Four Years
07/24/07 XBiz: L.A. Erotica Film Fest Adds CineKink as Partner
06/13/07 The Reeler: Fest News Round-Up: Awards Won, Dates Moved
05/24/07 XBiz: Pioneer Theater, CineKink Present ‘Torture Garden TGX’
04/11/07 XBiz: NYC Cinekink Fest Sets BDSM Show Friday
04/04/07 Viviane’s Sex Carnival: Five Questions about Blogging
03/08/07 Austin 360: Five must-do movies and panels at SXSW
03/06/07 Fleshbot: Morning Wood
02/20/07 AVN: Best of CineKink Festival Returns to New York
02/20/07 XFanz: Special CineKink Screening
01/17/07 SF Weekly: You like to watch?
01/16/07 SF Flavorpill: The Best of CineKink
01/14/07 SF Chronicle: This Week
01/05/07 XFanz: CineKink Visits San Francisco
11/16/06 Fleshbot: Sissies Gone Wild!
10/27/06 XBiz: O Takes Top Award at CineKink
10/27/06 AVN: CineKink Honors Adam and Eve’s O
10/25/06 Film Threat: CineKink Gives the Goods
10/24/06 XFanz: Bettie Page, O Win at CineKink
10/22/06 Waking Vixen: Community in the Dark
10/19/06 ScreenGrab @ Nerve: Video of the Day – Dick Ho…
10/18/06 New York Press: About Town
10/18/06 Waking Vixen: CineKink kicks off, and everything is a blur
10/18/06 ScreenGrab @ Nerve: Crawl On the Red Carpet
10/17/06 Filmmaker Magazine: Kinked Out
10/17/06 Green Cine Daily: Fests & Events
10/12/06 Darklady’s Sexpose: Touring Celebration of Cinematic Kink
10/12/06 XFanz: CineKink Panel: Adult in NYC
10/12/06 Waking Vixen: The State of Smut: NYC
09/29/06 The Reeler: Opening Night News
09/19/06 Cinematical: SXSW Announces Super Size Guests
09/13/06 XBiz: Adam & Eve Feature Accepted in NYC Film Festival
09/12/06 AVN: O Accepted at CineKink Film Festival
08/16/06 AND we’re on the Willamette Week “It List”!
08/16/06 Willamette Week: “…you owe it to yourself to be enlightened.”
08/10/06 The Portland Mercury knows where the action is!
08/01/06 Newcity Chicago grazes at ‘A Taste of CineKink – Chicago’
07/27/06 Time Out Chicago gets 5 minutes with Mistress Minax.
04/16/06 AOL CityGuide names us a “Top Erotic Escape”!!
03/15/06 Lock up your inhibitions with The Reeler
10/30/05 Filmmaker Magazine serves up “The Underground Gourmet”
10/28/05 “CineKink Whips ‘Em Out!” for FilmThreat
10/21/05 Screening Gotham with The Reeler.
10/18/05 The Reeler breathes in the fresh alt sex goodness!
10/17/05 “NYC’s sexiest film festival” sez Show Business Weekly!
10/7/05 An ‘Editor’s Pick‘ at GoNYC
10/4/05 Breaking news at AVN.
07/22/05 Blogged again by indieWIRE Insider!
03/02/05 SF Weekly considers the finer points of porn.
01/09/05 Reporting in Skin Two magazine, Darenzia suffers for our art.
10/31/04 Filmmaker Magazine decries our blatant Hollywood ass-kissing.
10/28/04 More from the Pursed Lips’ Debra Hyde.
10/26/04 Blog-phenom and CineKink filmmaker Debra Hyde reports on her time at the fest.
10/24/04 A from-the-seats assessment in Lolita’s Predictions and Predilections.
10/19/04 ErosGuide names CineKink a “Featured Event”
10/18/04 “CineKink Returns to Tickle Your Fancy”on Film Threat.
08/27/04 New York Blade report on CineKink fete: “S/M = sexy/mirthful!”
07/30/04 “Find your inner perv,” sez the New York Blade
10/21/03 B-listered in the New York Press.
10/16/03 “CineKink NYC Wrapped in Leather” on Film Threat.
10/08/03 “CineKink Announces Sexy Schedule” on Film Threat.
10/03/03 “Alternatives blossom in the shadow of the NY Film Festival” in New York magazine.
10/02/03 “Getting the kinks out” in Time Out New York.
10/02/03 Film Threat says “Bow Down to CineKink!”
09/25/03 “CineKink Announces Sexy Schedule” on Film Threat.
08/29/03: “Blackouts Can’t Kill the Kinkiness” on Film Threat.
08/23/03: CineKink NYC gets a nod on IN-NYC.com.
08/19/03: CineKink’s Launch Party made it onto Bernardo’s List of Internet-Industry Events and Parties.
08/12/03: CineKink’s Launch Party made the grade with Bust Magazine.
08/01/03: CineKink gets some ink with Paper Magazine.
07/18/03: “Getting Kinky” with indieWIRE
06/22/03: Film Threat announces a “Kinky Alternative”