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Ganja & Hess [videorecording]

restored by the Museum of modern Art with support from the Film Foundation
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
An archaeologist is stabbed with an ancient dagger that gives him immortality and an insatiable thirst for blood, which he then shares with his assistant's wife, and the two of them form a troubled partnership.
Director
Bill Gunn
Performers
Duane Jones, Marlene Clark, Bill Gunn.
Release Date
1973
Run Time
113 min.
Language
English
Rating
MPAA rating: Rated R
Notes
  • Title from disc label.
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1973.
  • Special features: "The blood of the thing, an interview based documentary; audio commentary by Chiz Schultz, Marlene Clark, James Hinton, Sam Waymon; original screenplay by Bill Gunn; essay on the making by David Walker and Tim Lucas; photo gallery.
Variant Title
Ganja and Hess
At head of title: Bill Gunn's
Credits
Producer, Chiz Schultz ; director/writer, Bill Gunn.
Published
New York : Kino Classics, c2012.
Publisher no.
K849 Kino
Description
1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; anamorphic (1.66:1) aspect ratio; 2.0 mono.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

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