"It has been hailed as revolutionary, and denounced as reactionary. It is arguably the most controversial and certainly one of the most commercially successful documentaries in the history of the National Film Board. Over thirty years since its making, Not a Love Story: A Film about Pornography remains a touchstone in debates about sexuality and gender, and about the politics of feminist activist filmmaking."
-- Rebecca Sullivan
Sullivan, Rebecca. Bonnie Sherr Klein's Not a Love Story. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014. (p. 3)