11/18/2017 22:00 – Murnau-Filmtheater
United States 2017 96 min original version
by P. David Ebersole and Todd Hughes
Script: P. David Ebersole, Todd Hughes, DoP: Larra Anderson, John Tanzer, Editors: P. David Ebersole, Todd Hughes, Joel Maudsley, Luke Smith, Production: The Ebersole Hughes Company, Producers: P. David Ebersole, Todd Hughes, Larra Anderson, with: Jayne Mansfield, Ann Magnuson, Richmond Arquette, Kenneth Anger, Tippi Hedren
“A bright and bouny primer on the short, chaotic life of ill-fated sex-bomb Jayne Mansfield.” (The Hollywood Reporter)
The Ebersole Hughes Company is a unique creative collaboration from the husband/husband team P. David Ebersole and Todd Hughes, each an accomplished writer, director and producer. Producing and writing credits, as well as live events like the Silver Lake Film Festival. Their first documentary was HIT SO HARD (2011), about drummer Patty Schemel of Courtney Love’s seminal grunge band “Hole”. After the Kubrick documentary ROOM 237 (2012), which won an IDA award, they created Lifetime’s award-winning DEAR MOM, LOVE CHER a documentary about Georgia Holt, the mother of international superstar Cher. Both were also executive producers on the feature films A REUNION (2014, directed by Hernando Bansuelo) and ALASKA IS A DRAG (2016). MANSFIELD 66/67, is the first co-directing credit for the pair.