Charles Hashim: Grove Cinema, Coconut Grove, June 1983


“I frankly don’t want to see 300 pound transvestites or movies about the sexual appetites of monsters.”

--Miami Mayor Maurice Ferré, speaking to Grove Cinema co-owner Richard Fendelman after his theater screened a John Waters and Divine double feature, Miami City Commission meeting, June 1983

Photograph by Charles Hashim


12 x 18 archival print on exhibition fiber paper

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