American Hardcore


Sony Pictures Classics

Film Design

A feature length doc by award-winning director Paul Rachman, American Hardcore chronicles the history and development of the Hardcore music scene of the early 1980’s. The political and economic climate of Reaganomics and the final days of the cold war take as much prominence as the bands themselves. It World Premiered in 2006 at the Sundance Film Festival, and was subsequently picked up by Sony Pictures Classics for Theatrical release and DVD.