"Beautiful Darling": Documentary Focuses on One of the Stars of Andy Warhol’s Factory


NEW YORK, NY.- Corinth Releasing presents the U.S. theatrical premiere and nationwide theatrical distribution of “Beautiful Darling”. After its World Premiere at the 2010 Berlin Film Festival, and its U.S. Premiere in New York City at the prestigious New Directors/New Films, the film has continued to win accolades from audiences and critics at dozens of festivals and museum screenings around the world. It has also garnered first place wins at the 2010 Chicago International Festival and the Montenegro International Documentary Festival. Recapturing the excitement of a long lost New York City, “Darling” tells the story of transgender pioneer Candy Darling, a star in the constellation that was Andy Warhol’s Factory. Born James Slattery in suburban Long Island in 1944, by the mid-sixties Jimmy had become Candy, a gorgeous blond actress and throwback to Hollywood’s golden age. This persona won her starring roles in tw