|HERE TO BE HEARD: The Story of The Slits is a film about the world’s first all girl punk band who formed in London in 1976. Contemporaries of The Clash and The Sex Pistols, they are the pioneering godmothers of the musical movement known as “Punky Reggae”.
Featuring Tessa Pollitt, Palmolive, Viv Albertine, Bruce Smith,Hollie Cook, Vivien Goldman, Don Letts, Dennis Bovell, Adrien Sherwood, and more to be revealed, the film tells the story of the band from the band’s inception in 1976 to the end in 2010 with the death of lead vocalist Ari Up.
The film will be part of the London Film Festival in 2017, moving to an early 2018 theatrical release, followed by a DVD release in Spring 2018.
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