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Doc I Fest – Desolation Center
Opening a vibrant weekend of cinema events at Abbeydale Picturehouse, Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth) will be performing following the UK Premiere of Desolation Center.
This special event is open for Festival Pass holders pre-selection.
Desolation Center is the untold story of a series Reagan-era guerrilla desert happenings now recognized as the inspirations for Burning Man, Lollapalooza, and Coachella including performances by Sonic Youth, Minutemen, Meat Puppets, Swans, Einstürzende Neubauten, Survival Research Laboratories and more. The true story of how the risky, and at times even reckless, actions of a few outsiders can unintentionally lead to seismic cultural shifts.