Some authors define ephebophilia as a sexual preference for pubescent and adolescent boys.
She instead uses Asperger's syndrome and autism to give her late daughter some kind of cachet.
We get a ceiling view of the room, as if looking down at a cubicle filled with mice.
We see that Vadim is telling us what the priorities are here.
The film leaves thoughts that keep bubbling up to the surface for me as I watched it again after so many years.
Surcher sees that Ponce is agitated and switches to asking about getting the time sequences straight.
Ponce, is an outsider still, on the precipice of manhood, with no sense of his own masculinity.
This incredibly steamy scene remains notorious to this day.