Thursday, June 16
Directed by Stephanie Rothman
(1973) Aimee Eccles, not getting along with her boyfriend, sleeps with a parole officer who introduces the couple to his girlfriend, who meets a life guard, who… 35mm archival print courtesy USC Hugh M. Hefner Moving Image Archive. Approx. 85 mins.
“Transportingly beautiful, suffused with elysian Southern California light and scenery.”
– Melissa Anderson, The Village Voice
“High comedy and progressive sexual politics in an exploitation film — you can only imagine the puzzled expressions on the faces of the drive-in moviegoers… Rothman rescues it with a deft application of gentle wit and affectionate eroticism.”
– Dave Kehr