The Sheik Who Shook Lanesville

1975 | 00:12:58 | United States | English | B&W | Mono | 4:3 | Video

Collection: Videofreex Archive, Early Video Art, Single Titles

Tags: History, Humor, Performance, TV production

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In this spoof program produced for Lanesville TV, the premise is that a “Sheik” has come to buy all the land in Lanesville. Videofreex member Carol Vontobel reports that the sheik (Davidson Gigliotti), escorted by his real estate agent (Parry Teasdale) is approaching people in the community and asking to buy their homes. An unknown Lanesville local chauffeurs them around, and the Videofreex interview Mr. Benjamin, Mr. And Mrs. Kelly, Mr. Lloyd, Mr. and Mrs. Ginsburg, and others from the Tavern.