The El Duce tapes

Eldon Wayne Hoke, the singer of the band The Mentors, known under the moniker El Duce, is a colorful character. Outrageous shows, explosive madness on stage captured in 1990 and 1991 by Ryan Sexton, a second rate actor, in order to make a short film. 25 years later Rodney Ascher (Room 237, The Nightmare) and David Lawrence retrieved the tapes and edited them, to shed some light on the mysterious El Duce.

The El Duce tapes. 2019. Color. 105mn. Original version with English subtitles. USA. Documentary, Music.
Directed by: Rodney Ascher, David Lawrence, Ryan Sexton. Produced by: Tim Kirk. Editing: David Lawrence. Photography: Ryan Sexton. Music by: Jonathan Snipes. With: Eldon Hoke.
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