Amos Poe, The Foreigner, Photograph of Debbie Harry, 1977


Amos Poe, The Foreigner

Fernando Natalici  (photographer), production still showing Debbie Harry in The Foreigner by Amos Poe, 1977; RC (resin coated) print developed from the original 35mm negative,  early 1990s; 5 x 7 in.

Photograph is inscribed and signed by the photographer on the reverse:  “Debbie Harry, The Foreigner – 1977, Natalici”

The Foreigner, Debbie Harry, Amos Poe, No Wave Film

Image front

Debbie Harry, The Foreigner, Fernando Natalici

Inscription on back

Fernando Natalici was born in Brazil and studied at the Fashion Institute of Technology.  He was the art director and still photographer on two films by Amos Poe, Unmade Beds (1976) and The Foreigner (1977).  In 1978 he opened Studio T, a design firm that worked with The Mudd Club, CBGB’s, The Rock Hotel, Danceteria, The Ritz, and Area.


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No Wave and Independent Film

The No Wave and Independent films produced in downtown New York in the 1970s and 1980s are an intriguing hybrid art form that intermingles music, fashion, performance and visual art.