Directed by: Jennifer M. Kroot
Cast: George Kuchar, Mike Kuchar, John Waters
Running Time: 1 hr 25 mins
Release Date: May 21, 2010 (limited)
Plot: The life and work of prolific underground filmmakers George and Mike Kuchar is explored with interviews from the filmmakers as well as the people they influenced.
Who’S It For? Definitely people who love film, but also anyone who likes really quirky docs like Crumb or American Movie.
Expectations: I’d never heard of the Kuchar Brothers, so I didn’t know what to expect.
George Kuchar as himself: The brother who makes the biggest impression, possibly because he’s the first brother we meet. He teaches at The San Francisco Art Institute where he continues to make the bizarre films he’s known for. Though the film makes the case that he was an experimental filmmaker along the lines of Warhol and Kenneth Anger,