Myra Breckinridge + Mike Sarne Q&A

Mike Sarne's controversial 70's cult film Myra Breckinridge screened as part of the BFI Southbank's monthly LGBT strand, Out at the Pictures. Following the screening, host Michael Blyth was joined by Mike Sarne to discuss the genesis of and the fascination with the ground breaking work. Here Sarne explains how he got involved in the project, despite his hesitations, as well as the difficulties he faced due to its challenging topic. Blyth also points out the shift in attitude towards the film in recent years, and the new found appreciation and admiration it has come to receive.


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