Edit
200 Motels (1971) Poster

(1971)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Tony Palmer ... (visuals)
Frank Zappa ... (characterizations)

Writing Credits  

Frank Zappa ... (story and screenplay)
 
Tony Palmer ... (shooting script)
 
Mark Volman ... (special material) &
Howard Kaylan ... (special material)
 
Jeff Simmons ... (special material) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

Mark Volman ...
Member of Mothers of Invention
Howard Kaylan ...
Member of Mothers of Invention
Ian Underwood ...
Member of Mothers of Invention
Aynsley Dunbar ...
Member of Mothers of Invention
...
Member of Mothers of Invention
...
Rance Muhammitz / Dave
...
The Hot Nun
...
Janet Neville-Ferguson ...
Groupie #1 (as Janet Ferguson)
Martin Lickert ...
Jeff
Lucy Offerall ...
Groupie #2
Dick Barber ...
Bif Debris - The Vacuum Cleaner
Don Preston ...
Don
...
Interviewer (as Pamela Miller)
Ruth Underwood ...
Fake Drummer
Judy Gridley ...
Chorus Leader
...
Larry The Dwarf / Frank Zappa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jim Pons ...
Member of Mothers of Invention (uncredited)
Euclid James 'Motorhead' Sherwood ...
Motorhead Sherwood (uncredited)
...
Member of Mothers of Invention (uncredited)
Create a character page for: ?

Produced by 

Herb Cohen ... producer
Jerry D. Good ... producer (as Jerry Good)
Brian Harris ... associate producer
Raoul Pagel ... associate producer

Music by 

Frank Zappa ... (music composed by)

Cinematography by 

Tony Palmer

Film Editing by 

Rich Harrison

Production Design by 

Cal Schenkel

Art Direction by 

Leo Austin

Costume Design by 

Sue Yelland

Makeup Department 

Merwyn Medalie ... hairdresser (as Mervyn Medalie)
Paul Rabiger ... makeup artist

Production Management 

David C. Anderson ... unit production manager (as David Anderson)
Roy Garner ... production manager: Lion Television Services

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

David Alexander ... assistant director
John Downes ... third assistant director
Jim McCutcheon ... second assistant director

Art Department 

Paddy Bennett ... props
Harry Phipps ... construction supervisor

Sound Department 

Robert Auger ... recordist: 16 track
Rowland Fowles ... boom operator
Pieter Hubbard ... sound supervisor (as Peter Hubbard)

Special Effects by 

Colin Chilvers ... special effects
Inky Ingram ... wire specialist
Bert Luxford ... special effects

Camera and Electrical Department 

Barrie Dodd ... camera operator
Peter Dyson ... lighting director
Mike Fitch ... camera operator
Neville Hoksfield ... vision engineer
John Howard ... camera operator
John May ... gaffer
Selwyn Mindel ... vision engineer
Barry Peake ... still photographer
Dave Swan ... camera operator
Richard Thompson ... vision engineer

Animation Department 

Wilma Guenot ... graphic production
Ann Oliphant ... graphic production
Cal Schenkel ... graphic production
Fumiko R. Sommer ... graphic production (as Fumiko Roche)
Charles Swenson ... animation director
Kunimi Terada ... graphic production
Elizabeth Wright ... graphic production

Editorial Department 

Roland Brown ... vision supervisor
Ray Nunney ... editor: video tape
Annie Rowe ... vision mixer (as Anne Rowe)
Barry Stevens ... editor: video tape (as Barry Stephens)

Music Department 

Ray Cook ... music associate: dancers
George Duke ... music performer: Mothers of Invention
Aynsley Dunbar ... music performer: Mothers of Invention
Elgar Howarth ... conductor: orchestra
Howard Kaylan ... music performer: Mothers of Invention
John Lowdell ... orchestra chairman
Tom Petzal ... acting orchestra general manager
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ... music performers (as The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra)
Colin Staveley ... orchestra leader
Ian Underwood ... music performer: Mothers of Invention
David Van Asch ... choral director
Mark Volman ... music performer: Mothers of Invention
Frank Zappa ... music arranger

Other crew 

Lyn Gomez ... continuity clerk
Tom Keylock ... controller: Lion Television Services
Gillian Lynne ... choreographer
Alan Mashford ... technical director
Ian Stock ... unit publicist
Jaqi Williamson ... production secretary

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Box Office/Business | Company Credits | Filming Locations | Technical Specs | Literature

Contribute to This Page