The full video clip of the 2007 documentary “Punk’s Not Dead” has surfaced online and can be viewed below.
Directed by Susan Dynner, who happens to be a huge fan of hardcore punk, “Punk’s Not Dead” claims to infiltrate American clubs, malls, recording studios, etc. where it sets out to claim hardcore punk and pop punk music is “thriving” from an American perspective. Its content features performances largely from 1980s hardcore bands and MTV skate punk and pop punk/rock acts. It also includes various interviews and behind-the-scenes footage with the bands, labels and fans.
Featured in the documentary are members, managers or associates of bands such as THE RAMONES, THE SEX PISTOLS, BLACK FLAG, MINOR THREAT, THE DAMNED, THE JAM, YOUTH BRIGADE, RANCID, BAD RELIGION, THE CIRCLE JERKS, SOCIAL DISTORTION, THE ADICTS, GBH, TSOL, GREEN DAY, DEAD KENNEDYS, THE VANDALS, UK SUBS, THE ATARIS, SUM 41, THE EXPLOITED, THE USED, THE OFFSPRING, PENNYWISE, REFUSED, NOFX, MC5, THE BUZZCOCKS, X, FUGAZI, STIFF LITTLE FINGERS, UNWRITTEN LAW, L7 and many others.