Relive the early days of punk with Punk the Capital: Building a Sound Movement, a dynamic portrait of the DC punk scene and philosophy.
A documentary tracing the birth of punk rock in Washington D.C. (1976-1983). Featuring Bad Brains, Minor Threat, Void, Rites of Spring, and more, with interviews from Henry Rollins, Ian MacKaye, H.R., Jello Biafra, Joe Keithley, and many others.
Punk The Capital Q&A Schedule
Friday, May 14th – 8:30pm
Q&A with Punk the Capital co-director James June Schneider. A new short film about the legendary DC band Scream and their links to DC’s garage band scene of the ’60s will play before the feature.
Saturday, May 15th – 6pm
Q&A moderated by Ryan Donahue (formerly Big Wheel Magazine, Smeared in Ink) with Punk the Capital co-director James June Schneider
Sunday, May 16th – 6pm
Q&A with Franz Stahl and Pete Stahl of the legendary DC band Scream. A new short film about Scream and their links to DC’s garage band scene of the ’60s will play before the feature.