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Meet the Kuchar Brothers Meet the Kuchar Brothers

Meet the Kuchar Brothers Meet the Kuchar Brothers
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This disc provides a rare glimpse into the world of George and Mike Kuchar, underground filmmaking brothers from the Bronx. Get to know the Kuchars, casually hanging out with John Waters at a party, looking at old yearbook photos with their high school classmate Gerard Malanga. Sit in on an extensive interview with the brothers at Anthology Film Archives. Containing 85 minutes worth of material, this disc is entertaining and certainly shows George and Mike Kuchar in their element; the interview with Andrew Lampert is informative as well as amusing.

This DVD contains:
The Party, 2006, 15 min
With appearances by George and Mike Kuchar, John Waters, Jonas Mekas, Gerard Malanga, Martina Kudlacek, Andrew Lamperd, Robert Haller and others. A reception held at the Upper West Side residence of an Anthology Board member for the Kuchar brothers, on the occasion of the premiere of newly-restored prints of their early 8mm films, (preserved by Anthology Film Archives, premiered at Anthology as well as at the New York Film Festival). Colleagues and old friends and admirers are in attendance. Gerard Malanga, who attended high school with the Kuchar brothers, shows yearbook photos. Celebrated filmmaker and fan John Waters makes a brief speech honouring their work and influence on his own career.

The Interview (at Anthology Film Archives), 2006, 70 min
Andrew Lamperd, archivist for Anthology Film Archives and long-standing Kuchar fanatic conducts a long, detailed interview with the brothers, in which they discuss the making of their films, tell many stories about the characters and actors involved, and give us insights into their early life in the Bronx.
This disc provides a rare glimpse into the world of George and Mike Kuchar, underground filmmaking brothers from the Bronx. Get to know the Kuchars, casually hanging out with John Waters at a party, looking at old yearbook photos with their high school classmate Gerard Malanga. Sit in on an extensive interview with the brothers at Anthology Film Archives. Containing 85 minutes worth of material, this disc is entertaining and certainly shows George and Mike Kuchar in their element; the interview with Andrew Lampert is informative as well as amusing.

This DVD contains:
The Party, 2006, 15 min
With appearances by George and Mike Kuchar, John Waters, Jonas Mekas, Gerard Malanga, Martina Kudlacek, Andrew Lamperd, Robert Haller and others. A reception held at the Upper West Side residence of an Anthology Board member for the Kuchar brothers, on the occasion of the premiere of newly-restored prints of their early 8mm films, (preserved by Anthology Film Archives, premiered at Anthology as well as at the New York Film Festival). Colleagues and old friends and admirers are in attendance. Gerard Malanga, who attended high school with the Kuchar brothers, shows yearbook photos. Celebrated filmmaker and fan John Waters makes a brief speech honouring their work and influence on his own career.

The Interview (at Anthology Film Archives), 2006, 70 min
Andrew Lamperd, archivist for Anthology Film Archives and long-standing Kuchar fanatic conducts a long, detailed interview with the brothers, in which they discuss the making of their films, tell many stories about the characters and actors involved, and give us insights into their early life in the Bronx.

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SKU 707541832120
Year 2006
Publisher(s) Anthology Film Archives
Format DVD
Countries USA
Colour Colour
Language(s) English
Running time 85 min
DVD region 0, NTSC
Certificate N/a

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