Screen Test No. 2
Filmfest 2015

German Age Rating

"It's very painful for me to watch SCREEN TEST #2. People used to think of it as a sadistic film in which I'm projecting my self-hatred on a defenseless drag queen. They hated the film and it was ignored. But it isn't about that at all. You must think of the pain I went through to put myself through a trip like that; Mario really believed that this was real, that he was really getting the role of Esmeralda."
Ronald Tavel, cabinetmagazine.org, 2002

This film is part of the
Also in this Program:
MARIO BANANA #1
MARIO BANANA #2

Photo © 2015 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc./Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

tags: Experimental, Art, Portrait

Cast: Mario Montez, Ronald Tavel

Credits

Screenplay: Ronald Tavel

Producer: Andy Warhol

Director: Andy Warhol