Superstar in a Housedress (2004) Craig Highberger, Paul Ambrose, Michael André, Penny Arcade


“Jackie Curtis is not a drag queen. Jackie is an artist. A pioneer without a frontier.” — Andy Warhol. Superstar in a Housedress examines the life and legend of Warhol transvestite superstar Jackie Curtis who was a poet, playwright, performer, and one of the great personalities of his time. Jackie both lived and performed sometimes as a man, sometimes as a woman – and died tragically of a drug overdose under bizarre circumstances when he was only 38. The film features on-camera interviews with actor Harvey Fierstein who played Jackie’s mother in “Americka Cleopatra” when he was 18, Ellen Stewart, founder of LaMama Experimental Theater Club, John Vaccaro, founder of the Playhouse of the Ridiculous, Paul Morrissey, Director of the Andy Warhol films, and surviving superstars Holly Woodlawn and Joe Dallesandro, plus 24 other friends and colleagues of Jackie’s. The film includes never-before-seen video and film clips of Jackie performing in stage plays including “Femme Fatale,” “Glamour, …

Also Known As (AKA): Jackie Curtis Superstar

IMDB

File Name : Superstar.in.a.Housedress.2004.mkv
File Size : 1567.89 MB
Resolution : 720×480 @ 640×480
Duration : 01:34:51

Quality: DVDRip
Language: English
Genre: Documentary, Biography

download rarefilm

Superstar.in.a.Housedress.2004.mkv

Random posts

Vincent (1987) Paul Cox, John Hurt, Marika Rivera, Gabriella Trsek
Caligula and Messalina / Caligula et Messaline (1981) Bruno Mattei, Antonio Passalia, Vladimir Brajovic, Betty Roland, Françoise Blanchard, Action, Adventure, Biography, Erotic
Buenos Aires, meine Geschichte / Images of the Absence (1998) German Kral, Beatriz Rossi, Rodolfo Kral, Emilia Mónaco, Documentary
Reds (1981) Warren Beatty, Diane Keaton, Edward Herrmann, Biography, Drama, History
Il trono di fuoco / The Bloody Judge (1970) Jesús Franco, Christopher Lee, Maria Schell, Leo Genn, Biography, Horror
Whom the Gods Love (1942) Karl Hartl, Hans Holt, Irene von Meyendorff, Winnie Markus, Biography, Drama, History
My Left Foot (1989) Jim Sheridan, Daniel Day-Lewis, Brenda Fricker, Alison Whelan, Biography, Drama
The Kid Stays in the Picture (2002) Nanette Burstein, Brett Morgen
The Road to Guantanamo (2006) Mat Whitecross, Michael Winterbottom, Riz Ahmed, Farhad Harun, Waqar Siddiqui, Documentary, Drama, War
Wolz – Leben und Verklärung eines deutschen Anarchisten / Wolz: Life and Illusions of a German Anarchist (1974) Günter Reisch, Regimantas Adomaitis, Heidemarie Wenzel, Václav Kotva, Biography, Drama
Olympia Part One: Festival of the Nations (1938) Leni Riefenstahl, David Albritton, Arvo Askola, Jack Beresford, Documentary, Sport
Silver Dollar (1932) Alfred E. Green, Edward G. Robinson, Bebe Daniels, Aline MacMahon