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Das Ende des Schweins ist der Anfang der Wurst

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John Edward Heys Film
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A portrait of the writer Napoleon Seyfarth, whose books, “Schweine müssen nackt sein” (Pigs Should Be Naked) and “Schwein oder Nicht-Schwein” (To Pig or not to Pig) have achieved cult status. There are, so the books say, answers “to life” and death. Napoleon Seyfarth was an Aids activist and a flamboyant figure in Berlin’s gay scene. He died of Aids in the year 2000.

BIOGRAFIE John Edward Heys

Born and raised in New Jersey in the US, he later moved to Miami Beach, and then returned to New Jersey. In 1969 he founded the American newspaper Gay Power and, a year later, embarked on an acting career. He has appeared in several one-man performance pieces and has made eleven films to date. He is currently a resident of Berlin and Brandenburg.

FILMOGRAFIE John Edward Heys (selection)

2011/2012 Teddy Kurzfilmrolle 2012  2011 Bondage  2011 A Lazy Summer Afternoon with Mario Montez  2010 Warum Madame Warum  2009 Charlotte  2008 Coach Dance  2008 The La Ronde Supperclub  2008 Das Ende des Schweins ist der Anfang der Wurst  2007 Otto; or, up with Dead People  2001 Alarm  2000 Golden Earrings  1998 Charlotte in Schweden  1987 The Maroccan Bride  1984 John Heys Sings 

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