“I Am Divine” looks at the weird life of Harris Glenn Milstead, the overweight Baltimore kid who grew up to be the transgressive drag queen star of director John Waters’ “Pink Flamingos” and other over-the-top features.
Director Jeffrey Schwarz tries to give Divine credit for much more than appearing in the Waters movies. He discusses Divine’s efforts to become a concert star and details his success in Europe and elsewhere. Schwarz also delves into Divine’s never-ending desire to be famous.
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‘I Am Divine”
Rating: Unrated, adult themes, drug themes, sexuality
Running time: 1 hour, 30 minutes
Theater: Alamo Slaughter