Decline of Western Civilization

Penelope Spheeris' landmark 1981 documentary. A riveting and unflinching portrait documenting L.A.’s infamous punk bands as they perform on stage, and discuss their lives, music, and philosophy off stage. Featuring interviews with punk fans, music critics, and club owners, and including performances by X, Circle Jerks, Black Flag, Fear, Catholic Discipline, Germs, and Alice Bag Band.

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Assistive Listening
Available
Director
Penelope Spheeris
Wheelchair accessible
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Format
Digital
Open Captions (subtitles)
No
Year
1981
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