Jack Smith and the Destruction of Atlantis (2007)
Movie: Jack Smith and the Destruction of Atlantis
- Director: Mary Jordan
- Stars: Jack Smith, Nayland Blake, Ira Cohen, Tony Conrad, Richard Foreman, Ivan Galietti, Helen Gee, Robert Heide, Henry Hills, Gary Indiana, Ken Jacobs, Mike Kelley, George Kuchar, Thomas Lanigan-Schmidt, Sylvere Lotringer
- Release Date: March 31, 2007
- Run Time: 94 min
- Genre: Documentary
A mesmerizing collage of images and audio from the life and work of Jack Smith, the underground filmmaker, photographer, performance artist, and anti-capitalist, who worked in New York from the ’60s until his death in 1989. Highlights include the story behind the Supreme Court case over the banning of his 1963 classic Flaming Creatures.