Pornhub debuts the first film not porn its history

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Pornhub, one of the websites of pornographic content is more important in the world, takes several months and maintaining a commercial strategy with which to differentiate. In August, 2019, announcing the collaboration between the platform and the actress Bella Thorne in order for this to make his debut as a director in a short film (for which he won even a prize). After this, they joined the war of platforms by launching a bid for life to Premium content. Later, page used the image of a muscled Kumail Nanjiani on its cover, giving him the interpreter in addition to 10 years of subscription.

Pornhub launches 'Shakedown'

Now, Pornhub has created a new synergy with the world of the film industry traditional. The web has premiered for the first time in its history, a film is not pornographic, the documentary ‘Shakedown’. Thus begins a journey that, if successful, may result in the opportunity to create even more production away from the porn.

The film, directed by Leilah Weinraub, is located in Los Angeles and is immersed in the strip club that gives its name to the title through individual stories of people in the group LGTBQ who worked there. With pictures taken over 15 years, ‘Shakedown’ is intended to provide a vision humorous and sensual at the same time informative of the subculture. The documentary, which has received very good reviews, has had something of a journey through exhibitions and international festivals such as the Whitney Biennial, 2017, or the International Festival of Cinema of Berlin of 2018, among others. Now, finally, after years looking for a place that can be issued to the general public, have found your site.

Documentary tour

According to reports Varietythe tape will be available free of charge on Pornhub for the entire month of march in a new section of the website. At the end of the month, the documentary will be issued on the Criterion Channel. Later, in the summer, will begin to be available on iTunes.

Weinraub has shown to be delighted with the wide range of possibilities with which to reach the audience. There is a opportunity great right now to present films in the artistic spacethere is a greater openness to diversity and the content, as well as to a different way of telling stories”commented the filmmaker.