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