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Synopsis

"Revivify Fanny. And my work is done."- David Bowie
Sometime in the 1960s, in sunny Sacramento, two Filipina-American sisters got together with other teenage girls to play music. Little did they know their garage band would evolve into the legendary rock group Fanny, the first all-women band to release an LP with a major record label (Warner/Reprise, 1970). Despite releasing 5 critically-acclaimed albums over 5 years, touring with famed bands from SLADE to CHICAGO and amassing a dedicated fan base of music legends including David Bowie, Fanny's groundbreaking impact in music was written out of history... until bandmates reunite 50 years later with a new rock record deal. With incredible archival footage of the band's rocking past intercut with its next chapter releasing a new LP today, the film includes interviews with a large cadre of music icons, including Def Leppard's Joe Elliott, Bonnie Raitt, The Go-Go's Kathy Valentine, Todd Rundgren, The Runaways' Cherie Currie, Lovin' Spoonful's John Sebastian, The B52's Kate Pierson, Charles Neville and David Bowie guitarist and bassist Earl Slick and Gail Ann Dorsey. Fighting early barriers of race, gender and sexuality in the music industry, and now ageism, the incredible women of Fanny are ready to claim their hallowed place in the halls of rock 'n' roll fame.

DIRECTOR
Bobbi Jo Hart
PRODUCERS
Bobbi Jo Hart
Robbie Hart
STARRING
Jean Millington
June Millington
Brie Darling
Alice de Buhr
Nickey Barclay
Patti Quatro
CINEMATOGRAPHY
Claire Sanford
Naomi Ture
Sam Trudelle
EDITOR
Catherine Legault
COMPOSER
Daniel Toussaint

SCREENINGS

Los Angeles
October 1, 2021
Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival w/Fanny Q&A
Woodstock, NY
September 29, 2021
Woodstock Film Festival w/LIVE Fanny & Friends Performance!
Montreal
September 22, 2021
POP Montreal/Film POP w/Bobbi Jo Hart & June Millington
Bordeaux
September 12, 2021
Musical Écran Bordeaux Rock
Sydney
September 6, 2021
Sydney Underground Film Festival
Los Angeles
August 22, 2021
OutFest LA Closing Night Film w/LIVE Fanny performance!
Jecheon, South Korea
August 15, 2021
Jecheon Film & Music Festival
Ottawa
August 13, 2021
SAW Gallery
Kazimierz Dolny, Poland
August 6, 2021
Two Riversides Film & Music Festival
Toronto
July 23, 2021
Hot Docs Special Summer Drive-In Screening
Ashland Closing Night Film
June 24, 2021
Ashland Film Festival w/Bobbi Jo Hart & Brie Darling
São Paulo
June 20, 2021
In-Edit Brasil Music Documentary Film Festival
Portland PRIDE Oregon Premiere
June 16, 2021
QDoc Film Festival w/director Bobbi Jo Hart & Fabi Reyna
San Francisco Streaming
June 10, 2021
FRAMELINE Film Festival
San Francisco USA Premiere
June 10, 2021
FRAMELINE Film Festival w/director Bobbi Jo Hart & Fanny
St John's
May 27, 2021
St. John's International Women's Film Festival
Toronto
May 27, 2021
Inside Out Film Festival
Vancouver
May 6, 2021
DOXA Documentary Film Festival
Edmonton
May 6, 2021
NWFest - WINNER Best Music Doc
Calgary
May 6, 2021
Calgary International Film Festival
TORONTO
April 29, 2021
Hot Docs - WORLD PREMIERE WINNER Audience Choice Award

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