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21:30-23:10 AMERICANA – Scotty and the secret history of Hollywood


Scotty i tajna istorija Holivuda

Dokumentarac

Režija: Matt Tyrnauer

SAD, 2018.

Trajanje: 98 min.

Cinema Eye Honors Awards – Pobednik,  Critics’ Choice Documentary Awards – Pobednik

Portret neobuzdane holivudske legende Scottyja Bowersa, čiji memoari su zabeležili decenije koje je proveo ispunjavajući seksualne želje zvezdama.

Scotty and the secret history of Hollywood

Documentary

Director: Matt Tyrnauer

USA, 2018

Duration: 98 min

Cinema Eye Honors Awards – Winner,  Critics’ Choice Documentary Awards – Winner

A portrait of unsung Hollywood legend Scotty Bowers, whose bestselling memoir chronicled his decades spent as sexual procurer to the stars.

Matt Tyrnauer

Matt Tyrnauer is a writer, director, producer, and award-winning journalist whose recent films include Valentino: The Last Emperor, which premiered at the Venice Film Festival and was short-listed for an Academy Award for best documentary feature; Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood, about the secret history of sex in Hollywood in the pre-Stonewall era; Citizen Jane: Battle for the City, which premiered at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival; and Jean Nouvel: Reflections, which premiered at the 2016 New York Film Festival. Tyrnauer’s upcoming projects include the HBO dramatic adaptation of his eponymous Vanity Fair article “Once Upon a Time in Beverly Hills”; Studio 54, about the famed New York City nightclub that became a cultural phenomenon; and Don’t Mess with Roy Cohn, about the Svengali behind Joseph McCarthy and Donald Trump. Tyrnauer is also an award-winning journalist, who has written for Vanity Fair, where he has been editor-at-large, special correspondent and is now a contributing editor. His work has also appeared in other publications including GQ, The New York Times, Architectural Digest, L’Uomo Vogue, and Numero. Tyrnauer is a native of Los Angeles.