Burroughs Shorts Program

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Burroughs Shorts Program

  • Multiple
  • Directed By: Antony Balch and others
  • Rated Not Rated
  • Shorts Program
  • 80 Minutes
  1. Sunday, February 9, 2014 3:00 p.m.
Still image from the film The Cut Ups
As old friends, William S. Burroughs and Antony Balch began their film careers together in 1963 with the silent, surreal and very short film titled William Buys a Parrot. The films to come would be born from Burroughs’ unique writing techniques. The program includes Towers Open Fire (1963), The Cut-Ups (1967), William Buys a Parrot (1963), Bill and Tony (1972) and Ghosts at No. 9 (1982) and more! (16mm/Digital)