|2015||90 Min||Documentary . Music|
'Salad Days' is an insightful documentary film that examines the Washington, DC punk scene from the early 1980s to the decade's end. The city played an integral part in shaping the alternative music explosion of the 1990s and its impact on popular culture continues today.
|Actors:||J. Mascis , Henry Rollins , Thurston Moore , Ian MacKaye , Dave Grohl , Fred Armisen|
Crawford has produced an inspiring primer, sure to remind viewers that the power has always been in their hands.Time Out New York Full Review
While the movie is best viewed as an examination of a specific place and time, it also can be seen as a celebration of a larger, more generic cultural phenomenon that one might call creative foment.Washington Post Full Review
A valuable if fairly esoteric addition to the music documentary genre.The Hollywood Reporter Full Review
An enlightening documentary.The New York Times Full Review
Those not particularly interested in the bands or era portrayed may find Salad Days a bit too much of a good thing. But they’re unlikely to be viewers anyway, and fans will find the documentary’s fast-paced but detail-oriented progress satisfying.Variety Full Review