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The Disappearance of Shere Hite


Presented by IFC Films | United States | Nov 17th, 2023 | 118 MINS | NR

Shere Hite’s 1976 bestselling book, The Hite Report, liberated the female orgasm by revealing the most private experiences of thousands of anonymous survey respondents. Her findings rocked the American establishment and presaged current conversations about gender, sexuality, and bodily autonomy. So how did Shere Hite disappear?


  • Nicole Newnham


  • Molly O’Brien
  • R.J. Cutler
  • Elise Pearlstein
  • Kimberley Ferdinando
  • Trevor Smith
  • Nicole Newnham