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John Waters: This Filthy World

John Waters: This Filthy World
  • 2006
  • US
  • 86 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Jeff Garlin
  • Written by: John Waters
  • Cast: John Waters

Solo show from the man William Burroughs called 'the Pope of Trash', filmed in New York by Jeff Garlin.

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John Waters

16 Aug 2007

5 Questions

5 words to describe the film you have at the Festival Rude, joyous, juvenile, intellectual, dirty. 4 of your favourite cinemas in the world The Charles Theatre, Baltimore (my local arthouse); the Earl Theatre, Baltimore (now closed – a…

John Waters: This Filthy World

9 Aug 20073 stars

(Jeff Garlin, US, 2006) 86min

The ‘Ayatollah of Crud’ speaks. Time was when John Waters used to stand for something. Alienation from the mainstream perhaps, a gothic outsiderness, suburban depravity. But now, with money coming in from the ludicrously successful stage (and screen…

This Filthy World

19 Jul 2007

Edinburgh International Film Festival

As a new film about him comes to this year’s Festival, veteran cult filmmaker John Waters shows no sign of slowing down. Paul Dale does his best to catch up with him

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