“Shame” Film Shoot Returns to Ludlow Today

Posted on: March 8th, 2011 at 7:30 am by

Steve McQueen’s new feature, Shame, is returning for another dose of Ludlow Street charm.  Less than a week after his production closed ‘inoteca for the night, cast and crew will be hijacking Hell Square for the rest of the day.  Traffic cones now crisscross the streets, while a lone cherry picker sits idly below Rivington Street.

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Shame features Michael Fassbender (Inglourious Basterds) as a thirty-something New Yorker who is unable to manage his sex life.  Carey Mulligan co-stars as his sister and eventual roommate.  And apparently there are some public exhibitionist sex scenes, courtesy of the Standard Hotel.  That celluloid was also shot last week.  You can scope those photos here, but note they’re NSFW.

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