Episode #98 – Let’s Scare Jessica to Death

From “Let’s Scare Jessica to Death”, 1971.

Originally published in November of 2016, Zach Betonte and Simone Barros are joined by Supporting Characters host, Bill Ackerman to discuss John Lee Hancock’s psychological horror film, “Let’s Scare Jessica to Death” originally released in 1971. The trio consider the film’s distinctive rhythms, ambiguous structure and its possible interpretations and the performative range of Zohra Lampert as the titular character.

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Published by Zachary Betonte

Zachary Betonte is a moving image artist currently working in Durham, North Carolina.

One thought on “Episode #98 – Let’s Scare Jessica to Death

  1. Hello. I loved this podcast. I have been obsessed with this movie for decades. I love hearing other people’s observations about it. There are so many layers to this movie.


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