A Lazy Summer Afternoon with Mario Montez


A boat, a lake, a lazy summer afternoon, how to look glamorous in nature. Legendary, irresistible, indestructible US underground legend Mario Montez dissects Hollywood icon Joan Crawford’s ridiculous fashion tips: ‘such crap!’


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    7 min
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  • Director

    John Edward Heys
  • Cast

  • Production Company

    Bidner/ Heys Films
  • Berlinale Section

  • Berlinale Category

    Short Film

Biography 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.

Filmography John Edward Heys

1984 John Heys Sings | 1987 The Maroccan Bride | 1998 Charlotte in Schweden | 2000 Golden Earrings | 2001 Alarm | 2008 Coach Dance | 2008 The La Ronde Supperclub | 2009 Charlotte | 2011 Bondage