Kustom Kar Kommandos – Film Project [Film Treatment]
Los Angeles: np, ca. 1964. Mimeograph from typescript. Three 8 1⁄2 x 11 in. leafs. Side stapled. Lines from folding into thirds with toning throughout; else near fine. Item #6535
Treatment and proposal for Kenneth Anger’s short film Kustom Kar Kommandos. Includes notes on directorial style, technical specifications to achieve “hitherto inaccessible realms of investigation in low-key color location work for the independent creative film-maker,” and Anger expounding on the thematic thrust of the film. Originally planned to have a 30 minute runtime, Anger quickly burned through the film’s budget, with the end result of a 3 minute classic of American queer cinema.
“I emphasize the word oneiric.”.
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