kick-ass doc”
— Rolling Stone

infectious…contagious
—The New York Times

jubilant”
—The Village Voice

moving and raucous”
—Time Out New York

stirring”
—The Dissolve

buoyant
—The Hollywood Reporter

Grade: A-
—The Onion A/V Club

Critics’ Pick: New York Times, Village Voice, Time Out, Seattle Times, Nashville Scene

 

UPCOMING SCREENINGS:


Beverly, MA; The Cabot Performing Arts Center

March 25–27 & 29, showtimes TBA


Nashville, TN; The Belcourt

March 26–29, showtimes TBA

(Q&A with the Mekons’ Jon Langford, March 26; Q&A with director Joe Angio, March 28)


Minneapolis, MN; Trylon Microcinema
(Presented by Sound Unseen)

April 8, 7pm


Tallahassee, FL; IMAX Theater
(Presented by TFFxFAME)

April 9, 7:30pm


Bloomington, IN; venue TBA
(Presented by the Ryder Film Series)

April 10–12, showtimes TBA


Columbus, OH; Gateway Film Center

April 15–18, showtimes TBA


Santa Fe, NM; Center for Contemporary Arts

Begins April 17, showtimes TBA


Chicago, IL; Logan Theatre
(Presented by CIMMfest & Lake FX; Q&A with director Joe Angio  and the Mekons’ Jon Langford & Sally Timms)

April 17, 7pm


Chicago, IL; Music Box Theatre

Dates & showtimes TBA


Austin, TX; The Marchesa Theater
(Presented by The Austin Film Society; Q&A with director Joe Angio  and the Mekons’ Jon Langford & Sally Timms)

April 18, showtime TBA


Houston, TX; Alamo Drafthouse

April 18–20, showtimes TBA


Lubbock, TX; Alamo Drafthouse

April 18–20, showtimes TBA


San Francisco, CA; The Roxie Theater

April 25–27, showtimes TBA


Winston-Salem, NC; a/perture cinema

April 28, showtimes TBA


South Bend, IN; DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
(University of Notre Dame)

May 7, showtimes TBA


Jersey City, NJ; Monty Hall
(Presented by WFMU)

May 21, showtime TBA


Denver, CO; Sie FilmCenter

(Presented by the Denver Film Society)

June 4, showtime TBA



WANT TO SEE REVENGE OF THE MEKONS?

Revenge of the Mekons is distributed by Music Box Films, which is releasing the film in theaters across the U.S. and Canada in 2015. Want to see it in your hometown? Let us know! Click below and enter your ZIP code where indicated.

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“An exemplary documentary about
an exemplary band”

—Slant magazine