TV adaptation of Anais Nin's infamous collection of erotic short stories.
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Juno Temple ...  Lucy Savage 6 episodes, 2020
Yumna Marwan Yumna Marwan ...  Cherifa Lamour 6 episodes, 2020
Hugh Skinner ...  Hugo Cavendish-Smyth 6 episodes, 2020
Nina Sosanya ...  Lili von X 6 episodes, 2020
Rossy de Palma ...  Contessa Mandrax 6 episodes, 2020
Kamel Labroudi ...  Leo 6 episodes, 2020
Raphael Acloque ...  Adham Abaza 6 episodes, 2020
Matt Lauria ...  Bill 6 episodes, 2020
Jean-Marc Barr ...  Secretary Pierre Vaney 6 episodes, 2020
David Costabile ...  Grant Savage 6 episodes, 2020
Amy Landecker ...  Vanessa Savage 6 episodes, 2020
Barbara Fernandes Sabate Barbara Fernandes Sabate ...  Esther Mandrax 5 episodes, 2020
Lara Véliz Lara Véliz ...  Dita Mandrax 5 episodes, 2020
Pep Tosar ...  Zefzaf 5 episodes, 2020
Mia Soteriou ...  Mama Zorba 5 episodes, 2020
Alexander Albrecht ...  Frederic 4 episodes, 2020
Marius Makon ...  Omar 4 episodes, 2020
Malia Conde Malia Conde ...  Gigi 4 episodes, 2020
Fady Elsayed ...  Aziz 3 episodes, 2020
Théo Costa-Marini Théo Costa-Marini ...  Corbeau 3 episodes, 2020
Jimmy Smallhorne ...  Courier 3 episodes, 2020
André Refig André Refig ...  El Sirocco Singer 3 episodes, 2020
Bella Agossou Bella Agossou ...  Fifi 3 episodes, 2020
Linda Thorson ...  Gladys Savage 2 episodes, 2020
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TV adaptation of Anais Nin's infamous collection of erotic short stories.

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Drama | Romance

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Juno Temple appeared in a 2011 feature film also titled 'Little Birds'. See more »

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Underwhelming - Average at best, but mostly nonsense draped in more nonsense. No real storyline, lots of subplots that don't make sense and gratuitous kink
4 August 2020 | by WhateverIWant29See all my reviews

It's not worth the watch unless you're simply trying to kill time. The trailer looked amazing, yet the whole thing was very anti-climactic and underwhelming. Not much that means anything actually happens. I see what they tried to do and it just didn't quite work. Visually it's nice to look at, the colours, contextual setting, backdrop and clothes. The erotic element is also intriguing, but its not enough to carry the show, which doesn't really make sense. There is not enough character development of the main characters and lots of caricature acting/portrayal of the characters - have to assume it's intentional but didn't stop me cringing. Also, there are lots of subplots littered all over that aren't developed properly. The whole thing is a bit all over the place with a few "taboo" and kink scenes to shock or titillate... but most didn't really make sense or help advance the story. Overall it was just nonsense, then more nonsense upon nonsense. Could have been a really good drama, but sadly fell flat.


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4 August 2020 (UK) See more »

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Little Birds See more »

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