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Films By Curtis Harrington

Fragment of Seeking (Curtis Harrington, 1946)
A revelatory episode from the life of an adolescent Narcissus, in which he discovers the true nature of his desire. The world of the mind and that of exterior reality are fused so that they become in… Read more

NIGHT TIDE (Curtis Harrington, 1961)
Night Tide retells the legend of the sailor and the mermaid. It is set in Venice - Venice California, a curiously decrepit suburb of Los Angeles, which sprawls along the waterfront, surrounded by oil… Read more

On The Edge (Curtis Harrington, 1949)
In this film a state of mind is cinematically abstracted into a suspenseful, doom-haunted adventure, taking place in a strange, evocative setting of miniature, bubbling volcanoes and desolate wastela… Read more

The Assignation (Curtis Harrington, 1960)
A personal tribute ot the beauty and mystery of Venice, the film is intended to be the visual equivalent of a short lyrical poem. The theme involves the meeting of Death and the Maiden. Edgar Allan P… Read more

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