A Tasteless Art: Waters, Kaufman, and the pursuit of 'pure' gross-out

Xavier Mendik, Steven Jay Schneider

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


    In this joint authored chapter, Mendik (along with Steven Jay Schneider) considers the underground film sensibilities of a range of American filmmakers, assessing their output against that of mainstream Hollywood.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationUnderground USA
    Subtitle of host publicationFilmmaking Beyond the Hollywood Canon
    EditorsXavier Mendik , Steven Jay Schneider
    Place of PublicationLondon
    PublisherColumbia University Press
    Number of pages17
    ISBN (Print)9780231850025
    Publication statusPublished (VoR) - 1 Mar 2003


    • cult film
    • film theory


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