Jupiter Tulips, the painting. Inspiration for the name of the video.
The Ayatollah, Falwell, Pope question
Scene from Castro Street, Halloween, 1988
Praise the Kink Club, from the pot, symbolic of the place where Kink Elvis died
The German speech of Mr. Hennessy, Ord Street, about September 1987, with Walter Beer.
"Jupiter Tulips" was the second video made as Sutro Tower Video. It was mostly a series of things that I'd taped the first months since having a VHS video camera, along with some special scenes which were constructed, trying to be creative, specifically for the video.
"I wanna be Bobby's girl."
—Marcie Blane and Vanna White
"These crusades cost money! We risk losing our ministry to 70 billion people on 10 continents in 580 countries in 847 languages that we preach to them in, if we don't get immediate relief from you! We need your bucks."
—Praise the King Club
"Part 30A: Strange fish: the wart-skinned frog fish, the angler fish, the fishing frog, the reticulated blow fish, the Israeli puffer, the orange-throat pipe blenny, the web burrfish, the porcupine fish, the white collar garden eel, the sargassum razor fish, the scrawled cowfish, the threadfin."
"Then it's time you move up in the world to the monotrax digital mouth organ."
"Downstairs! where the atmosphere's black and blue; downstairs! where the cats' eyes gleam bright; downstairs! on Halloween night!"
—Bird cage Head, Halloween Reveler
Videos with an asterisk (*) are available for viewing courtesy of the Internet Archive.
The Detaxilification of Quemalt Aite (1992)
(sketched out: never produced)
►Jupiter Tulips (1988)
The Last Time Dennis Saw Iowa (2005)
(see also: "Red Meat and Red Jell-O")
Sturm in der Deutschstunde (1992)
A Tour of San Francisco (1987)
(the very first "movie")