The Legend of Leigh Bowery Poster

Release Date: 2002

DVD Release Date: July 13th, 2004

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 23 min

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Charles Atlas documents the life and work of Bowery, up to his AIDS-related death in 1994. Part fashion designer, part performance artist, part promoter, Leigh Bowery is a singular creation of his own making. An imposing-looking man even without his often startling, always outrageous costuming, the Australian-born Bowery becomes a legend of the London club and underground art scenes in the 1980s. The film features archival footage and interviews with Bowery's family and friends.

Cast: Leigh Bowery

Director: Charles Atlas

Genres: Documentary

Keywords: Transformation, Rise, London, Creative, Fascinating, 1980s, Friend, 1990s

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