Returning Programming Manager - Denver Film Society
Former Creative Manager - Alamo Drafthouse Denver
I watched a screener of this great doc earlier in 2013 but really wanted to swim in its soundtrack so I took in a screening in a theater and was disheartened, not by the film which is still a great and candid portrait of Kathleen Hanna, a woman that, despite her Valley girl stylings, became one of the hottest sparks in the powderkeg of the riotgrrrl revolution through her powerful lyrics, messages and bandmates. Nope I was disheartened by the…
I'm still processing this one but mostly just to see how much of this film and story I've seen before and in much better films. To me the significant detail keeping me from forgetting this spare film is the performance by its lead Adele Damnshesgotacrazylastname. She's a beautiful revelation and I hope she either continues to do great work or disappears forever leaving behind only this great performance.
As a gay man, I still claim ignorance in what sex is…