DGC@Home: Lydia Lunch: The War is Never Over (Begins July 16)

Home » CINEMA, DIGITAL GYM BLOG, EVENTS, EVENTS, SLIDER » DGC@Home: Lydia Lunch: The War is Never Over (Begins July 16)

on July 16

DGC@Home: Lydia Lunch: The War is Never Over (Begins July 16)

July 16, 2021
July 17, 2021
July 18, 2021
July 19, 2021
July 20, 2021
July 21, 2021
July 22, 2021
July 23, 2021
July 24, 2021
July 25, 2021
July 26, 2021
July 27, 2021
July 28, 2021
July 29, 2021
July 30, 2021
July 31, 2021
August 1, 2021
August 2, 2021
August 3, 2021
August 4, 2021
August 5, 2021
August 6, 2021
August 7, 2021
August 8, 2021
August 9, 2021
August 10, 2021
August 11, 2021
August 12, 2021
August 13, 2021
August 14, 2021
August 15, 2021

DGC@Home: Lydia Lunch: The War is Never Over (Begins July 16)

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 raise voice in a rage as loud as any man. The film frames Lunch’s work through the lens of the various philosophical themes that have obsessed her for years to enlighten and empower women to voice the unheard and to break the cycle of violence toward women throughout the world. Lydia Lunch is the psycho sexual transgressive who revoked patriarchal expectations of what a female performer might mean, while forging a vocabulary of rare emotional honesty, philosophy and humor.

Content Advisory: This documentary features explicit discussions about sexual assault. 

Virtual Ticket  


“Critic’s Pick! Vigorous… shows her mastery of live performance and also highlights her very urban sense of sarcasm; sometimes she suggests no-wave’s answer to Fran Lebowitz.”

– The New York Times

“A wild and impactful… portrait of a punk rock priestess.”

– Telerama

“Always a provocateur, occasionally a chanteuse, frequently a nihilist, Lydia Lunch performs unapologetically with the instincts of a predator.”

– Kurt Brokaw, The Independent

“There are many documentaries presently about various people who inhabit the worlds of art, film, and music. The War Is Never Over stands out because there has never been a subject quite like Lydia Lunch.”

– Bust Magazine

“This in-your-face documentary, which was made with [Lydia] Lunch’s participation, shows how she’s been able to survive on her wits and attitude, while being an underrated influence on her peers and subsequent generations of punk-influenced music artists.”

– Culture Mix


Directors: Beth B.

Language: English

Runtime: 77 minutes

Year: 2020

Rating: UR

Country: United States

Virtual Ticket  

Tags: ,

Related Posts

« Previous Next »

Scroll to top