...takes the revolutionary stance that touching yourself is not a cause for moral repulsion...
The Daily Dot
The Internet may not always aid in demystifying our sex lives (and sex drives), but with resources like 'Sticky' readily available, opportunities for sex-positive education and personal growth may be more plentiful than ever.
The Daily Beast
For a subject that is, as Tana observes, 'so hard to talk about,' it is never a dull one.
This movie will open our minds and could be considered a must for educational purposes.
Educational, entertaining and 'gripping' movie...
dares to have the courage to take on one of the last remaining taboos
Sticky: A (Self) Love Story, il documentario che cerca di fare luce su una pratica che, paradossalmente, è ancora tabù
...un diálogo perfectamente balanceado de datos científicos y humor audaz sobre las distintas perspectivas que acompañan desde hace generaciones a la autosatisfacción erótica.
New York Magazine
...offers a cultural history of masturbatory shame — and explains why Pee-wee Herman is an American hero.
From the history of the vibrator to the news that harmless sex toys are banned in Alabama, you’ll learn everything you didn’t know about masturbation from more than 60 celebrities, sexologists, educators, authors, lawmakers, religious figures and entertainers.
While the documentary discusses heavy topics like sexual shame and suicide, you find that you can easily keep watching because it somehow remains lighthearted overall.
Red Carpet Crash
...bringing the topic out of the shadows and trying to make it more mainstream.
All jokes aside, sex education is taught in schools across America, but the real education is taught outside of class by students' peers. Even the great comedy classic 'American Pie' addressed the stigma of self-pleasure. Who does it more? Who's better at self-love? 'Sticky' answers all these questions and more.
Movie City News
...might I recommend a screening of Sticky: A (Self) Love Story as an alternative form of therapy?
The documentary is not only engrossing in its thorough research, it is also wildly entertaining and thought-provoking.
...everything you didn’t know about masturbation in one stimulating documentary!
Folha De S.Paolo
"A seriedade do assunto, contudo, não impede que o tom do filme tenha lá seus momentos de humor..."
...an ambitious film that’s sure to spark giggles and flushed cheeks wherever it’s screened...
"Entertaining, informative, illuminating, and thorough."
"Breaks down the taboos of masturbation..."