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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”