He is shown emerging from a car stuck in the sand. The cars are shown driving into the sunset. The hitchhiker is shown back on the highway together with two other people and a police officer. He gets into the car and drives off.
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Morrison showed HWY during his second stay in Paris in early Apart from select excerpts used in the documentary When You're Strangethe complete 35mm movie has yet to be released commercially. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Gotham, New York An audio sequence from the film was published on The Doors ' spoken word album An American Prayer in He gets into the car and drives off. English-language films American avant-garde and experimental films American films film awards Films directed by Paul Ferrara.
Finally, the hitchhiker makes a phone call to American poet Michael McClure and explains with disimpassioned voice why the original driver was not with him for much of the journey.
The film was shot americwn a 35mm Arriflex camera. He starts walking down the highway and a voice-over of Morrison talks about his incident with dead Indians as a child.
HWY: An American Pastoral
Mary Werbelow, Jim Morrison and the Doors". Parts of the movie were meant to be used for fundraising purposes in order to complete the whole project.
All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from January Articles with permanently dead external links. The Isle of Wight Festival The film was based on Morrison's experiences as a hitchhiker during his student ameridan.
Viking, Londonp. Archived from the original on Vinyl Box Set A Collection The Writings of Jim Morrison.
HWY: An American Pastoral () - MUBI
The Hitchhiker An American Pastoral. He proceeds to walk up the mountain from the pond. It is a minute experimental film in Direct Cinema style. Bootleg copies of the film with a visible timecode at the bottom of the screen can be found on the internet. The soundtrack was produced by composer Fred Myrow; with additional material from ethnic and world music recordings.
The next sequence shows landscape and then turns to a clip of the hitchhiker looking for a book with the car parked outside a gas station visible through the window. Jim Morrison — Life, Death, Legend. As a college student Morrison had regularly been commuting as a hitchhiker from Tallahassee miles americna meet his then girlfriend Mary Werbelow in Clearwater.
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The film was publicly shown only once in Vancouver in and again in Paris in This page was last edited on 20 Octoberat The original, barely structured HWY screenplay, published in contained many differences to the actual film version.