Pleasure Faire (1963-64) 2018-02-20T15:10:10+00:00

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Pleasure Faire (1963-64)

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Directed by Terry Nowak. This early film about the Southern California Renaissance Fair, with Les Blank as cameraman, is shot in sensuous detail on a 16mm Bell & Howell camera. It is apparent in this early work that Blank was already developing his own unique style of shooting. Film to tape transfer of a scratchy work print copy is all that remains of the original film.

15 minutes

Directed by Terry Nowak
Produced by Frank Ashe
Photography Les Blank
Sound by Gary Taylor
Additional photography by Chris Robin & Ron Moon
Special assistance from Paul Smith