Desolation Center

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Desolation Center

Directed by Stuart Swezey

  • USA 2018; 92 min
  • Original version: English
  • Genre: Documentary
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Synopsis

Desolation Center is the untold story of a series Reagan-era guerrilla desert happenings now recognized as the inspirations for Burning Man, Lollapalooza, and Coachella including performances by Sonic Youth, Minutemen, Meat Puppets, Swans, Einstürzende Neubauten, Survival Research Laboratories and more. The true story of how the risky, and at times even reckless, actions of a few outsiders can unintentionally lead to seismic cultural shifts.

Production

  • MU PRODUCTIONS, LLC

    Stuart Swezey 

International Sales

  • MONODUO FILMS

    Ben Bassauer