Europe in the Raw

Europe in the Raw is a 1963 American documentary film written and directed by Russ Meyer. The film was released on March 28, 1963.[1][2]

Europe in the Raw
Theatrical release poster
Directed byRuss Meyer
Produced byRuss Meyer
Written byRuss Meyer
StarringVeronique Gabriel
Gigi La Touche
Abundavita
Denise Du Vall
Heide Richter
Yvette Le Grand
Music byMarlin Skiles
CinematographyRuss Meyer
Edited byRuss Meyer
Distributed byEve Productions
Release date
  • March 28, 1963 (1963-03-28)
Running time
72 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Cast

  • Veronique Gabriel
  • Gigi La Touche
  • Abundavita
  • Denise Du Vall
  • Heide Richter
  • Yvette Le Grand
  • Greta Thorwald
  • Shawn Devereaux
  • Franklin L. Thistle

Production

Meyer shot the film in Europe after completing his adaptation of Fanny Hill. According to Roger Ebert, Meyer "concealed a 16-mm camera in a suitcase and got footage in the red-light districts of Paris, Amsterdam and elsewhere." Meyer later felt the suitcase camera was unhandy and difficult to use, and that he would not recommend making a film in that way again."[3]

See also

References

  1. "Europe in the Raw (1963) - Overview - TCM.com". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  2. "Russ Meyer, 82; Iconic Sexploitation Filmmaker". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 8 January 2015.
  3. RUSS MEYER: King of the Nudies Ebert, Roger. Film Comment; New York Vol. 9, Iss. 1, (Jan/Feb 1973): 35-46.


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