Ted Rees and Danielle LaFrance read their work alongside shorts by the legendary artist and filmmaker Curt McDowell.
We will be joined by Melinda McDowell, Curt's sister, actress and collaborator who appeared in his films Thundercrack!, Sparkle's Tavern, George Kuchar's The Devil's Cleavage, and more.
Films will be shown on 16mm:
Ainslie Trailer (1972 | 1:40 minutes)
Kathleen Trailer (1972 | 1:35 minutes)
Truth for Ruth (1972 | 3:03 minutes)
The Mean Brothers Get Stood Up (1973 | 3:20 minutes)
Wieners and Buns Musical (1972 | 13:39 minutes)
Projectionist: Linda Scobie
Co-sponsored by Canyon Cinema.
“…Life for [McDowell] was a fast track to fast times that included devilish detours into forbidden erogenous zones. He explored all those zones with a zealous zeal: painter, pornographer, poet of the plebeian and the perverse…” —George Kuchar
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