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For over 30 years Candida Royalle built a multi-faceted career exploring the endless nuances and complexities of erotica, sexual health and self-exploration for women. There is a great bit of it to sample here on the site. Please take a look around.

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Candida In Action

Erotic Film Pioneer: Her work, her vision. Candida Royalle pioneered the concept of female-centric erotic cinema. See her at work and get a glimpse in to her philosophy and her Femme films.

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Take a Peek

In How to Tell a Naked Man What to Do, Royalle shares her personal and professional expertise to help women realize their own sexual needs and fantasies.

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Natural Contours

Natural Contours® intimate products are ergonomically designed to complement the unique curves of a woman’s body. Designed in Europe, they are tasteful, elegant, and perfectly discreet for travel.

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One of several celebrations of the life of Candice Vadala aka Candida Royalle took place at Judson Memorial Church, NYC on November 22, 2015. Here is a slideshow, that Dianne Stasi made for that memorial.


Candida Royalle, a life of passion and purpose.
October 15, 1950 – September 7, 2015

One year after her death, Candida’s work goes to Harvard.

Despite her departure from this physical plane the work, the art and the vision of Candice Vadala aka Candida Royalle lives on. Her meticulously kept archives have been acquired by the Schlesinger Feminist Library at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. The archives of her Club 90 sister Gloria Leonard have also been acquired. As early as this fall, information from these archives will be used in classroom sessions. But the main focus of the Schlesinger Library under its director Jane Kamensky and curator, Katherine Allamong Jacob, and its archivists will be to digitize files so that they are available online and by appointment to researchers and scholars. It is expected that this process will be completed by early 2018, accompanied by a celebration. - Veronica Vera



Candida Royalle featured on “Pioneers of Feminist Porn”, panel discussion on

On Tuesday, June 16, 2015, at 3pm EST, Candida Royalle will be the featured guest on the online panel discussion, “Pioneers of Feminist Porn” as part of their ongoing series, “Women in Porn, Then and Now.” Moderated by Chauntelle Tibbals, PhD., with special guest Jacky St. James, the discussion will cover the history, evolution and future of feminist Porn.


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CineKink Film Festival 2015 Presents Club 90 Reunion

This years annual CineKink Film Festival featured a warmly received reunion between the legendary co-founders of Club 90, the first-ever adult film industry support group: Veronica Hart, Annie Sprinkle, Veronica Vera & Candida Royalle. The late Gloria Leonard was represented by a large, standing photograph of herself along with a number of photos and film clips.


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Candida Royalle’s AfroDite Superstar featured in Amsterdam’s Holy Fuck Film Festival

Starting on the Day of Ascension, Filmhuis Cavia hosted their infamous sex film festival, focusing on the cinematic qualities of sex and desire for LGBT and straight audiences. Ranging from soft-core to hardcore, the four day festival included seductive films and videos, underground fetish films and unseen documentaries.