The Sarnos

A documentary film about Joe and Peggy Sarno and their role in sex film history 

The Sarnos – a Life in Dirty Movies is a love story about the legendary sexploitation director Joe Sarno and Peggy, his loyal wife and partner. About their role in sex film history, about the constant commuting between New York and Sweden and, not least, their persistent struggle to succeed in producing one final erotic film.


The Sarnos is a co-production involving Anagram, Skofteland Film and Film i Skåne.

Production company: Anagram Sverige AB
Producer(s): Erik Magnusson
Executive Producer(s): Martin Persson
Director: Wiktor Ericsson
Writer: Wiktor Ericsson
Cast: Joe Sarno och Peggy Sarno
Cinematographer: Dino Harambasic, Martin Torbjörnsson och Sophie Winqvist
Editor: Erik Bäfving, Steen Johannessen och Dino Harambasic