SLC Punk!


Duration

97’


Year of Production

1998


Director

James Merendino


Starring

Annabeth Gish, Michael Goorjian, Matthew Lillard, Devon Sawa, Til Schweiger


Producers

Sam Maydew, Peter Ward


Definition

SD

A subversive comedy about youthful rebellion, SLC Punk! follows the story of Stevo and his best friend Bob, the only two dedicated punk rockers in Godfearing Salt Lake City, Utah. Stevo’s world is falling apart and his beloved ‘scene’ begins to crumble around him, so he must face a decision between Anarchy and Harvard Law.

Nominated (2000): Best Screenplay, Independent Spirit Award

Winner (1999): Opening Night Film, Sundance Film Festival

Winner (1999): Best Actor – Matthew Lillard, Mar del Plata Film Festival