23rd ATHENS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

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  • The Decline of Western Civilization

    Welcome to the nihilistic, bombastic and orgasmic world of the Los Angeles punk music scene circa 1980 featuring X, Black Flag, Fear and some of the craziest bands on the planet. Sweat, chaos and anger in a digitally restored print.

  • The Decline of Western Civilization III

    Penelope Spheeris poses a burning question: "Where do you see yourself five years from now?". The epilogue of her legendary doc series (and her favorite part of the trilogy) scours LA's no future generation for the punk rock descendants of the 80s, challenging the conservative establishment with her boldness.

  • Written by Mrs Bach

    Who was the real composer behind Johann Sebastian Bach's works? Was it just him or did his wife, Anna Magdalena, have something to do with it? This documentary reveals an international conspiracy, applying modern forensics to one of the most controversial cases in the history of music. Filmmaker in Attendance

  • B-Movie: Lust & Sound in West-Berlin

    Driven by his love of music, Mark Reeder abandoned the buzzing city of Manchester in order to unearth hidden gems in West Berlin in the early 70s. Luckily, the soon-to-be successful music producer made sure to capture his frenetic lifestyle on camera. Music producer and DJ Gudrun Gut in attendance

  • Roger Waters The Wall

    Pink Floyd's "The Wall", a seminal music show Roger Waters has been performing since 1979, is captured during the tireless musician's transcontinental tour in 2013. The concert documentary of the year! Entrance is 9€

  • The Decline of Western Civilization II

    Aerosmith's Steven Tyler confesses how much he's spent on drugs, while recovering addict Ozzy Osbourne of Black Sabbath can't even fry an egg. Alice Cooper and Lemmy from Motorhead don't mince their words either. Some of YouTube's most popular heavy metal videos come straight from this epically sarcastic film!

  • Wacken 3D

    Four days of madness, beer, mud and deafening tunes! The utlimate documentary about Wacken Open Air, the most popular heavy metal festival in the world, takes us behind the scenes to meet Anthrax, Alice Cooper, Henry Rollins, Motorhead, Rammstein and Deep Purple.