Jimmy is Punk - The Story of PANIC

Jimmy is punk - The story of PANIC

Director: Duco Donk
The Netherlands / 51 min. / 2020 / English

Jimmy is Punk tells the story of the Dutch punk band PANIC. A concert in Gouda in 1978, filmed shortly before the band fell apart, is at the heart of this energetic and entertaining documentary. Become an eyewitness and feel the spirit of the early days of punk. early days of punk at the Dutch premiere of the film, only at IN-EDIT!

In 2020, Jimmy Is Punk received the “Best Music Documentary Award” at DOC LA (Los Angeles, US) and FAME (Paris, France) and was nominated in the “Best Music Documentary” category at the 28th Raindance Film Festival in London and TIFA in Toronto.

Moderator

Music journalist Oscar Smit is also DJ and archivist. The last few years he spent writing about the start and reception of punk music in Paradiso, Amsterdam. He published three books about it. In the second half of 2021, a fourth and more extensive part is expected, focussing on the relation between punk, squatting, and graffiti in Amsterdam.

Available screenings:

DATE

LOCATION

SIDE PROGRAMME

Friday 18th June, 19:15h

Het Ketlehuis 1

Q&A with director Duco Donk and Peter ten Seldam (singer of PANIC). Moderated by Oscar Smit

DATE

LOCATION

SIDE PROGRAMME

Saturday 19th June, 21:15h

Melkweg Cinema

Q&A with director Duco Donk. Moderated by Oscar Smit

DATE

LOCATION

SIDE PROGRAMME

Saturday 26th June, 15:00h

LAB-1, Eindhoven

Q&A with director Duco Donk & Michiel van 't Hof and Piet van Dijk (guitarist and bassist PANIC). Moderated by Oscar Smit.

DATE

LOCATION

SIDE PROGRAMME

Saturday 3rd July, 19:15h

LUX Nijmegen

Q&A with director Duco Donk & Michiel van 't Hof and Piet van Dijk (guitarist and bassist PANIC). Moderated by Wim Koens

DATE

LOCATION

SIDE PROGRAMME

Saturday 4th July @ 14:45h

Willem Twee, Den Bosch

Q&A with director Duco Donk & Michiel van 't Hof and Piet van Dijk (guitarist and bassist PANIC). Moderated by Rob van der Ham

MOVIE SHEET

Festivals

Raindance, Los Angeles Documentary Film Festival, F.A.M.E

Featuring

PANIC

Editor

Duco Donk

Camera

Helma Hellinga, Mees van Deth, Joop Willemsen

Producer

Michiel van 't Hof, Peter ten Seldam