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1 hr. 20 min.

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Sini Anderson explores the life and career of punk rocker Kathleen Hanna, the Bikini Kill frontwoman who became a pioneer of the "riot grrrl" movement of the 1990s.

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Director: Sini Anderson

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: IFC Films

The Punk Singer (2013)

Release Date: November 29th, 2013|1 hr. 20 min.

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  • 70
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    The doc happily devotes most of its time to a stylish, energetic account of Hanna's career to date and the impact it has had on a generation of women. show more

  • 75
    Ella Taylor NPR

    At its best, The Punk Singer tells the story of one pivotal life in a whole movement. Both Anderson and Hanna are at pains to avoid giving the impression that one singer carried the movement single-handedly. show more

  • 90
    Film.com

    The Punk Singer is a perfect storm. It is a love letter to Kathleen Hanna, to feminism, and to the fans, but it’s also just a damn good movie. show more

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