JH and Sarah meet online regularly for virtual hookups. Obsessed with the brevity and solitariness of their connections, JH tries to convince Sarah to meet him in person. A strange seduction ensues when Sarah challenges JH to abstinence. The Perineum Technique is a meditation on intimacy in the era of hyperconnectivity – the couple’s online encounters often begin with naked plunges off giant obelisks. Originally serialised in Le Monde, The Perineum Technique is one of France’s most internationally acclaimed graphic novels of recent years, by two of its most exciting creators.