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John Waters

Filmmaker, visual artist, writer

John Waters appears in the following:

John Waters on the Grotesque and Groundbreaking 'Multiple Maniacs'

Thursday, August 04, 2016

Director John Waters on the restoration of his shocking, second feature film which debuted in 1970.

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Hitchhiking Across America With John Waters

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

John Waters talks about his hitchhiking across the country! Armed with wit, a pencil-thin mustache, and a cardboard sign that read "I'm Not Psycho," he traveled across America.

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Taking Out the Trash with John Waters

Thursday, September 04, 2014

He's been called the Pope of Trash for his career making outlandish films, and the Film Forum of Lincoln Center is honoring him now with the retrospective "Fifty Years of John Waters."

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John Waters, Thumb Out

Tuesday, June 03, 2014

The filmmaker reports back on what he learned about the country and himself while hitchhiking across the U.S.

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John Waters' Role Models

Monday, May 30, 2011

John Waters, cult film director and the author of Role Models, talks about some of his favorite outsiders and what we should learn from them.

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John Waters' Role Models

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

John Waters, cult film director and the author of Role Models, talks about some of his favorite outsiders and what we should learn from them.

John Waters will be reading tonight at 7 pm at the Paula Cooper Gallery.

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Singers, Writers, Strippers: The Role Models of John Waters

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

What do Johnny Mathis, Tennessee Williams, a stripper named Zorro, Manson girl Leslie Van Houten and a couple of amateur porn directors have in common? Renowned filmmaker John Waters counts them all among his role models.

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Leonard's Questions: John Waters

Monday, June 07, 2010

What is John Waters listening to right now? He let us know when he stopped by for an interview on The Leonard Lopate Show.

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John Waters's Role Models

Monday, June 07, 2010

In Role Models, filmmaker John Waters profiles his favorite personalities—some famous, some unknown—who helped shape his unique worldview.

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Angry dogs, sex drugs and $880,000 face cream: John Waters gives The Takeaway a private art tour

Tuesday, April 07, 2009

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Take Two: John Waters as visual artist

Wednesday, April 01, 2009

Trouble viewing this video? Check out the YouTube version. Filmmaker John Waters has been capturing cheerful appreciation of the American grotesque for decades. Film buffs with ...

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Waters, Finster, Roma

Saturday, September 04, 2004

Outsiders Kurt Andersen and the movie director John Waters have fun with the idea of the Outsider – the rule breaker, the outcast, and the adventurer.

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Special Guest: John Waters

Saturday, September 04, 2004

John Waters’ films have been shocking — and amusing — audiences for 40 years. His 1972 film Pink Flamingos earned him notoriety for its pure filth. But by the late 80s and 90s the mainstream was flowing more in his direction, and he was making movies like Serial Mom and Hairspray, which ...

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Waters, Finster, Roma

Saturday, January 31, 2004

Outsiders Kurt Andersen and the movie director John Waters have fun with the idea of the Outsider - the rule breaker, the outcast, and the adventurer.

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Special Guest: John Waters

Saturday, January 31, 2004

John Waters' films have been shocking — and amusing — audiences for 40 years. His 1972 Pink Flamingos earned him notoriety for its pure filth. But by the late 80s and 90s the mainstream was flowing more in his direction, and he was making movies like and Serial ...

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