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Hori Smoku Sailor Jerry : the life and times of American tattoo master Norman K. Collins / FHP Productions and Indiepix ; a film by Erich Weiss ; producers, Jason "Jag" Goldberg and Doug Spangenberg ; written and directed by Erich Weiss.

Weiss, Erich, director. (Added Author). Goldberg, Jason, 1972- (Added Author). Spangenberg, Doug. (Added Author). Hardy, Don Ed. (Added Author). Malone, Michael. (Added Author). Owen, Zeke. (Added Author). Funk, Eddie. (Added Author). Turtle, Lyle. (Added Author). Roberts, Bob. (Added Author). IndiePix (Firm) (Added Author). FHP Productions (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD 921 Collins (Text) 31208911803478 audiovisual Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (73 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Indiepix Films, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released in 2008.
Special features: director's commentary; additional scenes/extras; trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editing, Anderson Bradshaw ; original music, Bob Brozman.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring Don Ed Hardy, Michael Malone, Zeke Owen, "Philadelphia" Eddie Funk, Lyle Turtle and Bob Roberts.
Summary, etc.:
Explores the roots of American tattooing through the life of its most iconoclastic figure, Norman 'Sailor Jerry' Collins. Considered by many the foremost tattoo artist of all time, Collins' uncompromising lifestyle and larger than life persona made him an American legend.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen.
Subject: Sailor Jerry, 1911-1973
Tattoo artists > United States > Biography.
Tattooing > United States.
Genre: Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.

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