n°137/ Strawberry Beauties

September 2014


by Nathalie Azoulai


You may remember the scene where Nastassja Kinski eats a strawberry in Polanski's Tess. Uncannily sweet and sensual. Moreover it helps to formalize a beauty model whose embodiments could be young Charlotte Rampling or French actress and model Marine Vacht. Dark hair, dark blue eyes, freckles and strawberry-like red fleshy lips you definitely want to grab and bite. We usually consider those girls wild beauties whereas the wildness is actually inside the viewer…


 Charlotte Rampling