The first day of shooting in the fall of 1976.
Local media personality Carl Warner played a professor, but his role was doomed when he couldn’t make it to New York for Cannon’s reshoots.
Moon and Lewald.
Shooting on the UT campus didn’t exactly involve getting permission beforehand.
Mary Moon and Eric Lewald, who also co-directed.
Greve Hall on the UT campus makes a cameo.
Morgan and Lewald confer.
All that’s left of the original film stock after Cannon’s edit involved scenes shot from the vantage point of a Ducati.
Co-director Glenn Morgan and actress Leslie Blalock rehearse.
World Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard.
Incoming Freshman did actually appear on movie screens, including Knoxville’s Twin-Aire drive-in.
BACK IN BUSINESS: Glenn Morgan, Eric Lewald. and Bill Nation in 1986 at the opening of their first business.
They later started their own Ducati dealership in Los Angeles, Pro Italia, and take road trips together.
LONG STRANGE, TRIP: Glenn Morgan, on a recent visit to Happy Holler; 36 years ago, he and other University of Tennessee students made the accidental T&A epic, Incoming Freshman. The original version will be screened at Relix Variety Theatre.