BOOTLEG FILES 095: “The Dreamers” (20-minute test footage for a never-produced Orson Welles film, shot from 1980 to 1982).
LAST SEEN: At a Welles retrospective at New York’s Film Forum on February 29, 2004.
AMERICAN HOME VIDEO: None.
REASON FOR DISAPPEARANCE: Unknown to all but a select few Welles scholars.
CHANCES OF SEEING A DVD RELEASE: Unlikely, although a brief bit can be seen in the special features of the Criterion DVD release “F for Fake.”
BOOTLEG OPPORTUNITIES: A true rarity.
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