This Filthy World is directed by Jeff Garlin, who is probably best known for his role in Curb Your Enthusiasm as Larry David’s manager. The film depicts eighty minutes of what may be described as a stand-up comedy routine by Waters. It may have been written as such, but it has more of an appearance of the director sharing some of his life stories with an audience, in which he reveals various anecdotes from his past during the making of his films, and some of his influences.
Waters may be the King of crude, but he is also a very polished performer, something he apparently picked up from the early days of travelling around the
This Filthy World premieres at ACMI tonight and also screensnext Friday. Check it out. For more details, see the ACMI website.