Beauty Is Embarrassing

Overview

Filmmaker Neil Berkeley offers this biographical look at the life of acclaimed visual artist Wayne White, a true renaissance man whose work in multiple mediums has made him a pop-culture icon. Over the course of three decades, White has earned a reputation as an artist with a distinctly unique sensibility. While those in the art world know his name well, White found his fame bolstered when he helped to co-create the popular Saturday morning kid's show Pee-Wee's Playhouse. In this film, Berkely follows White ...
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Overview

Filmmaker Neil Berkeley offers this biographical look at the life of acclaimed visual artist Wayne White, a true renaissance man whose work in multiple mediums has made him a pop-culture icon. Over the course of three decades, White has earned a reputation as an artist with a distinctly unique sensibility. While those in the art world know his name well, White found his fame bolstered when he helped to co-create the popular Saturday morning kid's show Pee-Wee's Playhouse. In this film, Berkely follows White across the country to discover his roots, and explore his unique artistic legacy.
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Special Features

Audio commentary with director Neil Berkeley and Wayne White; Full screen slide show featuring original Wayne White art; Wayne's complete one-man show; Wayne performing "Blue Ridge Mountain Blues"; Mike Quinn performing "Country Boy in Paradise"; Deleted scenes
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/22/2013
  • UPC: 767685281628
  • Original Release: 2012
  • Rating:

  • Source: New Video Group
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:28:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 3,688

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Cliff Benjamin Participant
Wayne White Participant
Tony Crow Participant
Jonathan Dayton Participant
Valerie Faris Participant
Matt Groening Participant
Mark Mothersbaugh Participant
Todd Oldham Participant
David Pagel Participant
Gary Panter Participant
Paul Reubens Participant
Charles Stone Participant
Fred Sullivan Participant
Kurt Wagner Participant
Paul Zaloom Participant
Technical Credits
Neil Berkeley Director, Cinematographer, Producer, Screenwriter
Aimee Bothwell Executive Producer
Chris Bradley Cinematographer, Editor, Producer, Screenwriter
BRKLY Animator
Liah Corral Co-producer
Milan Erceg Producer
Isai Espinoza Sound Mixer
Gentlemen Scholar Animator
Kevin Klauber Editor, Screenwriter
Anthony Maiuri Co-producer
Bart McDonough Executive Producer
Morgan Neville Producer
Marcus Pablo Sound Editor
Tim Rutili Score Composer
Eddie Schmidt Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Beauty is Embarrassing: The Wayne White Story
1. Scene 1 [8:51]
2. Scene 2 [6:46]
3. Scene 3 [7:24]
4. Scene 4 [8:05]
5. Scene 5 [6:43]
6. Scene 6 [12:26]
7. Scene 7 [9:16]
8. Scene 8 [10:24]
9. Scene 9 [10:37]
10. Scene 10 [2:58]
11. Scene 11 [4:48]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Beauty is Embarrassing: The Wayne White Story
   Play
   Scene Selection
   Audio Setup
      5.1 Surround
      2.0 Dolby
      Audio Commentary with Director Neil Berkeley and Wayne White
   Extras
      Play All
      Blue Ridge Mountain Blues
      Country Boy
      Largo Show
      Making Largo
      Making a Word Painting
      Taurus Rex
      Word Art Slideshow
      About Docurama
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