Podcast/Photo Gallery: 'Hysteria' Team Talks Vibrators, Medicine, and Culture

The KCET Cinema Series continued Tuesday night with a screening of "Hysteria" at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in the NoHo Arts District.

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About the film:

A romantic comedy based on the truth of how Mortimer Granville devised the invention of the first vibrator in the name of medical science. A hit at the Toronto Film Festival it stars Maggie Gyllenhaal, Hugh Dancy , Jonathan Pryce, Rupert Everett, Felicity Jones.

After the screening, host Pete Hammond introduced Producers Judy Cairo and Tracey Becker, and Director Tanya Wexler. The audience was entertained by the lively discussion on the stage, which was full of puns and revealing stories about the making of independent film.

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Look through photos taken at the event:

Photos by Amy Tierney.

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