Nightclubbing: The Birth of Punk Rock in NYC rated (TBC)

  • 100mins | rated (TBC)

Nightclubbing: The Birth Of Punk In NYC (TBC) is the first-ever documentary about the renowned New York City nightclub Max's Kansas City (1965-1981) which had an indelible impact on the worlds of music, fashion, art, culture and the creation of the city’s punk rock scene. The film includes unique archival footage and exclusive interviews with Alice Cooper, Jayne County, Billy Idol, Steve Stevens, late New York Dolls guitarist Sylvain Sylvain, and a who’s who of New York’s rock scene of the time.

The film will be accompanied by an exclusive short film, Sid: The Final Curtain (TBC) which documents the final live performance of Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious at Max's Kansas City in September 1978 featuring rare live footage and exclusive interviews from those who witnessed it.

Screened in collaboration with Junkwax Records, Penzance.