While the Japanese society is marked by recession, youths gather in a fantasy world as collectors of comics books or dressed up as characters from video games. In this world they find freedom and community outside of society. Today, the pop culture “Japan Cool” has gone from being taboo to being one of the biggest export successes in the country. Among other places to Denmark.
While fans everywhere are in ecstasy due to the new iPhone 5, there are still signs that Apple is tripping over its own success. The question is, how long can Apple retain its leading position after Steve Jobs died last year.
Once, Denmark was the leading producer of pornography. Today, pornography has become a world-spanning form of entertainment, with revenues numbering in the billions. In Denmark, however, the picture is different. This is the story about Danish pornography. The story about the naked men and women. About the photographers and producers and the rise and fall of Danish pornography - not to mention the story about the money.