Riot act: Brooklyn filmmaker profiles riot grrrl Kathleen Hanna in new doco

She is woman — hear her rock!

Pioneering “riot grrrl” musician Kathleen Hanna is the subject of Brooklyn filmmaker Sini Anderson’s latest documentary, “The Punk Singer,” which opens at Nighthawk Cinema on Nov. 29. The film highlights Hanna’s legacy in the history of feminist punk rock and reveals private snippets of her personal life — both triumphs and tragedies.

Continued on The Brooklyn Paper.

 Punk’s not dead: Riot grrrl Kathleen Hanna is the subject of Brooklyn filmmaker Sini Anderson’s new documentary, “The Punk Singer,” at Nighthawk Cinema on Nov. 29. Photo © Allison Michael Orenstein.

Punk’s not dead: Riot grrrl Kathleen Hanna is the subject of Brooklyn filmmaker Sini Anderson’s new documentary, “The Punk Singer,” at Nighthawk Cinema on Nov. 29. Photo © Allison Michael Orenstein.

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