Poly Styrene: I Am A Cliché
Director: Paul Sng, Celeste Bell
Duration: 96 mins
"★★★★ – a spirited, fittingly unvarnished portrait of a trailblazing artist" – Flickering Myth
★★★★ – Guardian
★★★★ – Eye for Film
The death of punk icon and X-Ray Spex frontwoman Poly Styrene sends her daughter Celeste on a journey around the world to reconcile their fraught relationship.
Featuring unseen archive material and rare diary entries narrated by Oscar-nominee Ruth Negga.
This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Paul Sng and Ruth Miller, plus a live performance from all-female punk band The Verinos.
Screening as part of REAL Documentary Festival.