Vested Interest – ‘My Hustler’

by Luise Mörke “I could introduce you to people… interesting people,” Ed Hood’s character in My Hustler (1965) promises the object of his desire (Paul America) in exchange for continuing their transactional relationship. The people Ed is referring to likely stem from his upper class circles. We can imagine that he will take Paul to lavish soirées and swanky parties, where one basks in the … Continue reading Vested Interest – ‘My Hustler’

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Ultra Dogme is a Berlin-based film + music blog. If you’d like to support Ultra Dogme and its contributors, consider subscribing to our Patreon: If you’re interested in writing for us, send an email to: Editors Malkah Manouel is a New York based Iranian-American who handles theatrical distribution and operations at Dedza Films, a boutique distributor dedicated to films from underrepresented communities. Malkah also works as a … Continue reading About Ultra Dogme