San Francisco Cinematheque Artistic Director Steve Polta interviews filmmaker Jerome Hiler on his days as a projectionist in the '60s New York film scene, where he played an integral role in establishing the standard screening order for Andy Warhol's The Chelsea Girls. With sincere thanks to Jerome Hiler, and Frederick Eberstadt, whose early pictures of Jerome are featured in this video. Video shot by Mary Helena Clark and Zach Iannazzi. Edited by Mary Helena Clark.
Cinematheque will screen The Chelsea Girls at the historic Castro Theatre in San Francisco on November 6, 2014 at 7pm with Warhol Superstar Mary Woronov in person. For more information go to: sfcinematheque.org/screenings/mary-woronov-warhol-superstar-the-chelsea-girls/
Jerome Hiler will screen two of his 16mm films at Pacific Film Archive on October 22, 2014. For more information go to: bampfa.berkeley.edu/film/FN20831