Cinema au Naturel

Nudist film history book

A History of Nudist Film

The quirky world of nudist films uncovered: featuring such films as Around the World with Nothing On, My Bare Lady, and Naked as Nature Intended.

List Price: £16.99

About the Book

The quirky world of nudist films is revealed. Cinema au Naturel brings to life many long-forgotten films such as Elysia: Valley of the NudeThe Monster of Camp Sunshine, and Take Off Your Clothes and Live! In his account of the history of nudist film, Mark Storey introduces readers to the best and the worst of these cinematic portrayals of clothes-free life.


Author: Mark Storey
Publisher: Wolfbait
Publication Year: 2021
ISBN: 9781916215139

About the Author Mark Storey

Mark Storey has taught Philosophy at Bellevue College in Bellevue, Washington, USA for over 30 years. He is also on the editorial staff of Nude & Natural magazine, the quarterly journal of The Naturist Society Foundation. He is the author of over 100 magazine articles on nudism, editor of Theatre au Naturel: A Collection of Naturist Plays, co-author of The World’s Best Nude Beaches and Resorts , producer of the naturist promotional video documentary Chasing the Sun, and video director for the documentary on public nudity Naked In-Sight.


“The new edition is simply a must-have…If there’s a nudist film Mark Storey hasn’t seen, I don’t know what it is.” — Paul RapoportN, the Magazine of Naturist Living

“The book is a gold mine for those who would like to know more about the history of ‘natural nudity’ in mixed company. It provides us with a critical review of a large number of movies and videos. A must! Highly recommended.” — Bart Wijnberg, past president of the International Naturist Federation

“Like the best nudist films, Storey’s book is both informative and revealing.” — Eric Schaefer, author of Bold! Daring! Shocking! True! A History of Exploitation Films, 1919-1959

“Featuring impressive research-broad, deep and up-to-date -and served up in a lively and sure footed style, Mark Storey’s Cinema au Naturel is an immediately recognizable landmark in the nudist bibliography.” — Cec Cinder, author of The Nudist Idea

“Deserves (and rewards) a thorough reading from cover to cover.”— Tim Forcer, H&E Naturist magazine

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