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Title Poly Styrene: I am Cliche.

Publication Info. Utopia, 2021.
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2022.

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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (96 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
digital
video file MPEG-4 Flash
Note Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Performer Adrian Bell, Ana Da Silva, Bruno Wizard, Don Letts, Gina Birch, GT Moore, Helen McCookerybook, Ifrah Ahmed
Event Originally produced by Utopia in 2021.
Summary Poly Styrene was the first woman of colour in the UK to front a successful rock band, and a key influence on the riot grrrl and Afropunk movements. But Poly didn't just leave behind a cultural footprint. She was survived by a daughter, Celeste, who became the steward of her mother's legacy and demons, which plagued Poly's life and scarred the pair's relationship. With narration by Ruth Negga, this film follows Celeste's journey to better understand Poly as an icon and mother.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Biography.
Music.
History.
Documentary films.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Bell, Celeste, film director.
Sng, Paul, film director.
Bell, Adrian, actor.
Da Silva, Ana, actor.
Wizard, Bruno, actor.
Letts, Don, actor.
Birch, Gina, actor.
Moore, GT, actor.
McCookerybook, Helen, actor.
Ahmed, Ifrah, actor.
Utopia (Firm), Distributor.
Kanopy (Firm), Distributor.
Music No. 12394278 Kanopy