THE COLLECTED FANZINES

Harmony Korine’s The Collected Fanzines is scheduled to be released by Drag City on November 18. The Collected Fanzines is a compilation of eight fanzines made by Korine (sometimes in collaboration with Mark Gonzales) in the 1990s. The eight titles to be included in the release are My Friend or Sheep Boy, Adulthood, Adulthood 2, Oh Death Where Is Thy Sting, Foster Homes and Gardens, Humor, Pocahontas Monthly and Hümer. The collection will be available in two editions, one a trade paperback and the other a deluxe boxset containing exact reproductions of the original releases (that is, each fanzine separate). The Drag City press release for The Collected Fanzines, with its introduction by Korine, can be found here (pdf). For further information see the page on the site here. More information should also appear on the Drag City website as the release date approaches.

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MISTER LONELY DVD INFORMATION

Mister Lonely is currently on DVD in Australia, where it was released on July 16. The Australian release features as extras the film’s trailer, forty-minutes of deleted scenes and a ten-minute documentary on the production. The UK DVD, originally scheduled for release on July 28, has been delayed due to the collapse of Tartan UK. No release date for that region is currently known. Mister Lonely came out on DVD in Japan on August 8. It is not known what extras feature on the Japanese DVD. In Canada the film was released on DVD earlier this month, on September 16, and in the US the DVD is scheduled to be released on November 18, with Amazon currently taking pre-orders here.

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MAGAZINES

Further details and images for Pigxtras, the Harmony Korine book included in the Fall/Winter 2008 issue of Purple, have been added to the site here. From the Spring/Summer 2008 Purple comes the images here, here, here and here. The Fall 2008 issue of Tokion features at interview with Korine and Mark Gonzales, a photo from which can be found here. There is also a new picture of Korine here. A good deal of thanks to Jesus’ Son and Lusher.

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NEW SCREENPLAY / A BABY

Harmony Korine and his wife Rachel were seen on September 6 at the Belcourt Theatre in Nashville, where Crispin Glover was presenting his film What Is It? (2005), participating in a questions-and-answers session, signing books and showing his slideshow presentation Crispin Hellion Glover’s Big Slide Show. Korine and Rachel were seen talking with Glover for a time during the book signing. Brandon Langley, who interviewed Korine this past July and also happened to be at the event, spoke with Korine for a moment too, where Korine said that he was close to finishing a new screenplay. Rachel Korine, who was said to be visibly pregnant, is due with child in December, Korine also said.

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PIGXTRAS: THE HARMONY KORINE PURPLE BOOK

Jesus’ Son from the forum has provided the picture below, which is the cover of Pigxtras, a supplement by Harmony Korine that is included with the Fall/Winter 2008 issue of Purple, out now.

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