Egon Schiele , Two female nudes embracing each other, drawing, Lesbianism is an important theme in both hardcore and softcore pornography, with many adult video titles, websites, and entire studios such as Girlfriends Films and Sweetheart Video devoted entirely to depictions of lesbian sexual activity. A study conducted by Valerie Webber found that most actors in lesbian porn consider their own pornographic sex somewhere on a spectrum between real and fake sex, depending on several factors. By the mids, the Hays Code banned any homosexual themes in Hollywood-made films and several pre-Code films had to be cut to be re-released. Views Read Edit View history.
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More recently, lesbian and bisexual photographers such as Nan Goldin , Tee Corinne , and Judy Francesconi have focused on erotic themes, reclaiming a subject that has traditionally been mainly treated through the eye of male artists.
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However, several studies suggest that men who perceive lesbianism as erotic may have less negative attitudes toward lesbians than they do toward gay men. Retrieved December 11, Later depictions of lesbians in British and American art may reflect like cultural mores, or merely borrow from formal pictorial conventions. Retrieved October 19, Enjoyment of lesbian pornography can have little connection to feelings towards homosexuals in real life. Mainstream lesbian pornography is criticized by some members of the lesbian community for its inauthenticity. For example, The Sign of the Cross originally included the erotic "Dance of the Naked Moon",  but the dance was considered a "lesbian dance" and was cut for a reissue.