Hon får scenen att tända till

Aftonbladet – May 2020 Sexscenerna hyllas i nya tv-serien ”Normala människor”. Aftonbladet kan avslöja varför de är så realistiska. ”Intimitetskoordinatorn” har styrt upp dem. –  Det var med metoo som det här med intimitetskoordinering tog fart i USA och England, säger Malin B Erikson. Hon är utbildad hos Ita O’Brien och Sveriges första och hittills enda […]

A MASTERCLASS IN NUDITY ON SCREEN

Digital Spy – April 2020 Normal People’s treatment of sex, and of Marianne and Connell’s naked bodies within that, is exceptionally tender. Very little is hidden or left to the imagination and yet, it’s never crass or gratuitous, directors Lenny Abrahamson and Hettie Macdonald mining their mastery of filmmaking to ensure that those moments stay with […]

“When I hear the phrase ‘sex scene’, I think about a dialogue scene”

The Guardian – April 2020 The breakthrough was the decision to hire the services of “intimacy co-ordinator” Ita O’Brien. “I was anxious to start with because I thought the most subtle and important moments would be between me and the actors,” admits Abrahamson. “But what’s brilliant is that she would come in and talk to […]

The women helping Hollywood shoot safer sex scenes

BBC NEWS – March 2020 Alicia Rodis walks onto set in New York with a mission: to oversee the shooting of a very complex – and daring – group sex scene for a TV series on a major US network. She’s there to make sure the director observes the intimacy boundaries set by each of […]

How Intimacy Directors Make Sex Scenes Safe And Consensual In The #MeToo Era

Wubur – February 2020 In the #MeToo era, actors who perform sex scenes on stage and in films are raising concerns about consent and safety. To meet this new focus, the demand for intimacy directors or coordinators — professionals who work with actors and production staff to ensure safe sex scenes — is on the […]

Jobber med å lage trygge sexscener

Morgenbladet – februari 2020 Malin B. Erikson og Miriam Raagaard er blant Skandinavias første intimkoordinatorer. – Det er en no-brainer. Man burde tenkt på det for 50 år siden, sier Raagaard.Intimkoordinatorer dokumenterer alt som skal skje i scenen. På den måten kan man gå tilbake og se hva man ble enige om, sier intimkoordinator Malin […]

“Hvis der kommer en, der siger, at du skal gå op og ned ad Strøget med en agurk i røven i tre timer i regnvejr, så gør du det.”

Politiken – Februari 2020 Hvor langt skal man gå for at sikre trygheden på teaterscenerne? Skal nøgenhed og sexscener skrives ind i kontrakterne på forhånd, eller skal man have en professionel til at koreografere sexscenerne? Flere lande har indført intimitetskoordinatorer – det er dog ikke slået igennem herhjemme endnu. Tag tøjet af, og føl jeres […]