Lydia Lunch: The War Is Never Over

Lydia Lunch: The War Is Never Over by Beth B is the first career-spanning documentary retrospective of Lydia Lunch’s confrontational, acerbic and always electric artistry. As New York City’s preeminent No Wave icon from the late 70’s, Lunch has forged a lifetime of music and spoken word performance devoted to the utter right of any woman to indulge, seek pleasure, and to say “fuck you!” as loud as any man. In this time of endless attacks on women, this is a rallying cry to acknowledge the only thing that is going to bring us together – Art…as the universal salve to all of our traumas.

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Beth B



Director: Beth B
Executive Producer: Amanda Kelso, Beth B
Producer: Beth B
Cinematographer: Peter Gordon, Beth B
Editor: Beth B
Music: Lydia Lunch
Principal Cast: Lydia Lunch, Thurston Moore, Nicolas Jaar, Donita Sparks, JG Thirlwell, Kembra Pfahler, Bob Bert, Carlo McCormick, Weasel Walter, Tim Dahl
Additional Credits: Co-Executive Producer: Jane Friedman, Co-Executive Producer: Michael Zilkha, Co-Producer: Kathleen Fox


Public Film Contact
Beth B
B Productions
Publicity Contact
Beth B
Sales Agent
Submarine Entertainment, Josh Braun & Dan Braun
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2019
Genre: Biography, Documentary, Music, War
Screening Section: 24 Beats Per Second
Screening Category: Documentary Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 79 mins