A feature-length documentary looking at the story of The Minutemen the San Pedro hardcore band that helped form the alternative punk movement. Through interviews with members Mike Watt (bass) and George Hurley (drums) the band’s story is revealed. Commentary from other performers such as Flea Greg Ginn and Henry Rollins illuminates the band’s place in the Southern California music scene and their contribution to music. Concert footage and old interview footage show Watt Hurley and departed singer/guitarist D. Boon who died in an automobile accident in 1985.
10 July 2006
Joe Baiza, Kevin Barrett, Scott Becker, Jello Biafra, Richard Bonney, D. Boon, Jack Brewer, Dez Cadena, Joe Carducci, Nels Cline, Byron Coley, Raymond Pettibon
Plexi Film UK