Director will use outdated footage of late Sylvia Miles for indie movie


Earlier than she handed final week, Sylvia Miles — the Oscar-nominated actress and downtown get together fixture — was scheduled to co-star within the indie film “Japanese Borscht” with Michael Musto.

Web page Six has discovered that Miles will seem within the flick in any case.

Director Eric Spade Rivas mentioned he’s secured footage of Miles shot by late videographer Nelson Sullivan — who took candid video of Miles in 1984 chatting with a pal on the cellphone at residence.

Scenes in “Japanese Borscht” might be edited in order that Miles seems to be on the cellphone with Musto.

Rivas mentioned it’s a solution to pay tribute whereas shifting alongside his personal film’s plot.