Georg Friedrich Haas is a famous Austrian composer & child of Nazi parents, his wife Mollena a renowned American kink educator and descendant of African slaves. Together they live in a public kinky relationship they have craved for 40 years: she is his ‘slave‘ & muse, he is her master – a combination that pushes many people’s buttons & touches on matters of race, sexuality, politics & power relations. This film documents their lives between perversion, art, love & radical self-determination.
The Artist & The Pervert will also be screening on Sunday, April 29th at 11:45am at HART HOUSE Theatre and Friday, April 4th at 6:30pm at HART HOUSE Theatre.
Directors Beatrice Behn and René Gebhardt will be in attendance for a Q&A at all screenings, and subjects Georg Friedrich Haas and Mollena Williams-Haas will be in attendance for a Q&A on April 27 and April 29.