Anita is a 16-year-old nymphomaniac whose rebellious sexual acts with numerous strange men get her into dangerous situations. Young psychology student Erik valiantly attempts to “cure” her. But her acts are a protest to family and tradition so it won’t be an easy transformation.
Scandinavia has a long history of tying the erotic to the cinematic (look no further than 50s exploitation nudies and—gasp!—Bergman’s Summer with Monika). Forget the arthouse, here’s a true sleazy charmer, centering on the titular nymphomaniac and co-starring, of all people, Stellan Skarsgård!