[Making It In Hollywood raw #7: Liquid diet]

Raw footage for the 1976 documentary "Making It In Hollywood," which follows several actors as they attempt to break into the movie business. This tapes features actress Sally Kirkland on the phone inviting an unknown man to one of her "press" parties, and talking about her diet.

00:00Copy video clip URL The first 9 minutes of tape contain b-roll footage of Kirkland’s fish, artwork, photos, etc. shot in Kirkland’s home.

09:20Copy video clip URL Actress Sally Kirkland on the phone inviting writer and director James Bridges to one of her “press” parties, celebrating a friend’s recent success with the distribution of an X-rated version of Alice in Wonderland.

13:50Copy video clip URL She hands the phone to director Frank Cavestani. Cavestani talks to Bridges about shooting “Making It…” in Schwab’s Drugstore, and his ideas and intentions for the “Making It” documentary. While he is on the phone, Kirkland mixes a health drink.

16:40Copy video clip URL After mixing a health food drink, Kirkland talks about the liquid diet she is to begin to lose 5 pounds that she’s put on recently.

19:50Copy video clip URL Kirkland visiting with her Egyptian neighbor/landlord’s young daughter, who speaks Arabic for the camera crew.

22:28Copy video clip URL End of tape.


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  1. The man on the phone with Sally is James Bridges

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