Night Tide

N.p. Filmgroup, Circa 1963. Archive of a collection of six film still photographs and two press releases from the 1961 film, Dennis Hopper's first starring role, written and directed by experimental, avant-garde filmmaker—and forerunner of New Queer Cinema—Curtis Harrington. The six photographs feature two double weight borderless photographs, and two with mimeo snipes on the versos. The two press releases, one printed on the recto and verso, feature reviews and a film still photograph.

Dennis Hopper's first starring role, written and directed by experimental, avant-garde filmmaker and New Queer Cinema predecessor Curtis Harrington. Originally entitled "Girl from Beneath the Sea," the film made its premiere in 1961 at the Coronado Film Festival, but didn't get a wider release in the US until acquired by American International Pictures in 1963, when it was renamed "Night Tide."

Photographs, 5) 8 x 10 inches, 1) 9.25 x 6.5 inches. Very Good plus to Near Fine, one with a .75 inch closed tear to top center, and one with three small bruises to the extremities.

Two press releases, 8.5 x 11 inches. Near Fine with light toning at the extremities.


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