Tease the senses with a new trailer from director Peter Strickland's The Duke of Burgundy! From the acclaimed filmmaker behind Berberian Sound Studio and Sundance Selects, the official 2014 Toronto International Film Festival selection starring Sidse Babett Knudsen and Chiara D'Anna D'Anna opens in select theaters on January 23, 2015!

Day after day, Cynthia (Sidse Babett Knudsen) and Evelyn (Chiara D'Anna) act out a simple yet provocative ritual that ends with Evelyn's punishment and pleasure. As Cynthia yearns for a more conventional relationship, Evelyn's obsession with erotic spells quickly becomes an addiction that may push the relationship to a breaking point.

Watch as one woman who loves to study butterflies and moths tests the limits of her relationship with her lover in this mesmerizing, critically-acclaimed drama. The first trailer also features international stars Monica Swinn, Eugenia Caruso, Kata Bartsch and Fatma Mohamed. Will you be able to contain the passion and fury that this film is sure to stir up inside you? This NSFW trailer may just be too much for you to handle!

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