The Burlesque Hall of Fame has acquired more than 150 rare burlesque films and shorts, most created between 1946-1958, from the collection of the famous (and infamous) exploitation film distributor Something Weird. We are beyond honored to be entrusted with the task of preserving this crucial snapshot of burlesque’s past. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Something Weird A Night in Hollywood Starring Tempest Storm by SomethingWeirdDotCom. And now I know they will be honored and appreciated for decades to come,” says donor Lisa Petrucci, owner of Something Weird and widow of Mike Vraney, who started this collection decades ago. Burlesque Hall of Fame, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. It is the largest and most comprehensive collection of original 16mm and 35mm feature films, shorts and loops celebrating Burlesque history on celluloid. January 30, 2019. Please consult with your accountant. “I am beyond thrilled that the BHoF has taken on the stewardship of the burlesque and striptease films from the Something Weird Video archive.
Something Weird has specialized in releasing a rich array of low-grade trashy out-of-the-mainstream independent fare on both VHS and DVD alike that runs the gamut from horror features to soft-core flicks to vintage classroom scare items to TV commercials to hardcore X-rated smut to theatrical trailers to even nudie reels and burlesque clips. Over the next several years, we will be digitizing it and working to make it available to researchers.
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The Burlesque Hall of Fame has acquired more than 150 rare burlesque films and shorts, most created between 1946-1958, from the collection of the famous (and infamous) exploitation film distributor Something Weird.
The acquisition of the complete Something Weird/Sonney Amusement Enterprises/Broadway Roadshow Productions Burlesque Film Collection represents a milestone in the … We will be CLOSED through the end of NV's Phase II.
Of the 30-plus feature-length films and 120-plus shorts, many have never been transferred and released to the public, and none has been digitized at today’s high definition standard. Our deepest gratitude to Lisa Petrucci and everyone involved at Something Weird for assembling, protecting, and passing on this celluloid legacy. From GRINDHOUSE FOLLIES VOL 01!
... new orleans nightlife burlesque Performance by Madame Mystere of Fleur de Tease by Jackie Twodat. These historical artifacts deserved preservation and a loving home. © 2010-2019 Burlesque Hall of Fame, Inc. All rights reserved. |, BHoF Acquires Something Weird’s Massive Burlesque Film Collection, #MuseumAtHome: Happy Birthday to “Miss Exotic World” Creator Dixie Evans.
Accordingly, the digitization of the complete collection will become an ongoing project for BHoF.
“We’re honored that the company’s owner, Lisa Petrucci, has entrusted us with this enormous assortment of unique films, and are grateful for her generosity and foresight in making sure these films are preserved.”. And we hope to be able to re-issue some of these films in the new ultra-high definition formats that become available over the next decade.
In addition, we are looking at mounting a burlesque film festival in the near future, where we can showcase work from our collection as well as the ever-increasing number of burlesque-related documentaries and fictional movies. That’s enough films to stretch from one end of the Las Vegas Strip to the other and back five times. To give a sense of the collection’s scale: Countless performers from the Golden Era of burlesque are featured, including: This collection opens up a world of possibilities for us. If stood on its end, it would be 100 times taller than Las Vegas’ landmark “Stratosphere.”, Tempest Storm (Las Vegas resident and “The Tempest in a D-Cup”), “Pigmeat” Markham (African-American comedian, popular on the burlesque circuit), Jennie Lee (founder of The Burlesque Hall of Fame), Sunny Knight (“The Golden Girl of the Golden West”), Taffy O’Neill (“The Original Garter Girl”), A series of outtakes from rare sessions by pin-up photographer and model Bunny Yeager.
“Something Weird has long been recognized by B-movie film aficionados for its collection and distribution of rarely seen and even more rarely preserved cinema,” said BHoF Executive Director Dustin Wax. Join us to discuss this month’s Book Club pick: There is an estimated 97,000 ft of 36mm film and 15,000 ft of 16mm film, which is just over 21 miles. The acquisition of the complete Something Weird/Sonney Amusement Enterprises/Broadway Roadshow Productions Burlesque Film Collection represents a milestone in the museum’s ongoing mission to preserve and share the history of burlesque. Your donation may be tax deductible (pursuant NRS 598).
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