Visit the “Strange World of Gurney Slade”

Visit the “Strange World of Gurney Slade” (1960). A reputed influence on the early career of David Bowie.

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A surreal series devised the series was shot entirely on 35mm film that follows the character of Gurney Slade through a series of mundane environments with fantastical elements. “The surrealism of the series was considerably ahead of its time for a 1960 television comedy and it soon proved insufficiently popular with the mainstream audience.”

 

Born on All Hallow’s Eve with an affinity for things that go bump in
the night; his favorite horror movies include Psycho, Seven, The
Shining, and Silence of The Lambs. His music of choice is edgy,
has brains, a big heart and a giant middle finger.

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