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Kurt Cobain Montage of Heck

   2015    Art
Kurt Cobain, lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter of Nirvana, remains an icon 20 years after his death. Here, we take a journey through Cobain's life and his career with Nirvana through the lens of his home movies, recordings, artwork, photography, and journals. An authorized documentary from director Brett Morgen, from Cobain’s early days in Aberdeen, Washington to his success and later downfall with the grunge band Nirvana, this documentary received an award at the 2015 Sundance FilmFestival.

American Alternative Rock

   2007    Art
The rise of alternative rock in the USA. From its early underground days where bands like Black Flag drew inspiration from the DIY ethos of punk. We explore why the bands that emerged from the underground offered an alternative both to the established music industry and the prevailing politics. Bands like R.E.M., The Pixies and Husker Du, REM breaking into the mainstream charts with 'Losing My Religion', Seattle 'grunge' scene, culminating in the success of Nirvana's 'Nevermind'
Series: Seven Ages of Rock

The Gene Code
The Gene Code

   2011    Science
Secrets of the Dead
Secrets of the Dead

   2017    History
Stephen Hawking's Favorite Places
Stephen Hawking's Favorite Places

   2016    Science
Living Universe
Living Universe

   2018    Technology
The Big Think
The Big Think

   2017    Technology
Dangerous knowledge
Dangerous knowledge

   2007    Science
The Crusades
The Crusades

   2012    History