John Hemmer and the Showgirls

Updated: Sep 17, 2018

Director: Kirsten Larvick

Category: Documentary Short

Runtime: 35 minutes

Language: English

Country: USA

Synopsis: JOHN HEMMER & THE SHOWGIRLS takes a behind-the-scenes peek inside Lou Walters’ famed Latin Quarter nightclub in New York City.

In this intimate portrait, a one-time entertainer reflects on the heyday of America’s nightclub era with his band of showgirls and performers as they share histories and consider the rigors and rewards of growing older.

Despite life’s challenges, Hemmer, along with his showgirls, resurrect the Latin Quarter’s legacy and discover a new purpose along the way.

SHOWING: October 21, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ridgefield Library


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