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THE PUNK SINGER

2013 Alumni

Expected to Attend: Kathleen Hanna

NYC PREMIERE Kathleen Hanna, known to many as the lead singer of seminal bands Bikini Kill and Le Tigre, was one of the music world’s most outspoken performers and a pioneer of the riot grrrl movement—until she inexplicably vanished from the scene for several years. Sini Anderson’s candid and intimate portrait reveals why, while also providing a comprehensive and rousing overview of her influential career, leading up to the much-anticipated launch of her new band, The Julie Ruin.

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Sonic Cinema

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Director: SINI ANDERSON
Producer: Tamra Davis, Gwen Bialic, Rachel Dengiz, Erin Owens, Alan Oxman
Cinematographer: Jennie Jeddry & Moira Morel
Music: Kathleen Hanna
Running Time: 83 min.
Language: English
Country: USA