I wrote my first email to Jon Savage in March of 2009 asking if he ever thought about turning his book Teenage into a film.
Posts Tagged: Documentary
Meet the 12 O’Clock Boys
The 12 O’Clock Boys are Baltimore’s own renegade teenage dirt-bike crew.
William Burroughs’ Advice for Teens
William Burroughs — visionary writer, counterculture icon, questionable giver of advice.
How To Be a Mid-Century British Teen
In the years that followed the birth of the “teenager” in 1945, British and American adults had no choice but to come to terms with the cultural and economic power of this new group.
Wiseman on Paul Simon and Mescaline
In 1968, an English teacher, no doubt in an attempt at relevancy, uses Simon and Garfunkel to “teach” her class about poetry.
I Don’t Like Beer
Pre-teen punk machine! Astonishing 8 year old Venus DeBaun was featured in this 1982 Dutch documentary on the So.
80 Blocks From Tiffanys
80 Blocks From Tiffanys is a 1979 documentary by Gary Weis following the lives of two gangs in the South Bronx, the Savage Nomads and Savage Skulls.
A documentary on the day in the life of an Eton College boy circa 1991.
Approximately Panther was an Australian ABC investigation into youth culture and fashion, produced in 1967.
The documentary “Make Believe” follows six of the world’s best teenager magicians as they compete for the title Teen World Champion.