Torch Song Trilogy | Legacy Project Screening Series
Torch Song Trilogy (1988)
Tony Award-winning playwright and actor Harvey Fierstein adapts his landmark play to the big screen and reprises his role as Arnold Beckoff, a New York drag performer searching for love and respect from the people closest to him across three significant periods of his life.
35mm, color, 117 min. Production: New Line Cinema, Howard Gottfried/Ronald K. Fierstein Production. Distribution: New Line Cinema. Director: Paul Bogart. Screenwriter: Harvey Fierstein. Based on the play by Harvey Fierstein. Cinematographer: Mikael Salomon. Editor: Nicholas C. Smith. Cast: Anne Bancroft, Matthew Broderick, Harvey Fierstein, Brian Kerwin, Karen Young.