* updated 21/09/12
A screening of From The Back Of The Room, an underground film about women in diy punk culture will be shown in London this Autumn.
The film documents women’s involvement in the early hardcore punk scene, the influence of riot grrrl and specific issues women in the scene faced in terms of race, motherhood, beauty ideals, sexuality etc. Many leading figures in the early 90s punk scene feature in the film including Kathleen Hanna, Allison Wolfe, Tribe 8 and Cynthia Connolly.
The screening will also showcase local talent by including new bands on the bill including Skinny Girl Diet.
Screening on Sunday 28th Oct
Doors 6pm, film 6.30pm, bands 9pm
£5 on the door