10 Great Documentaries About Punk Rock

Have we all recovered from seeing punk at the Met? Well, here’s more — from the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles. The institution has released a series of documentaries on their video channel, MOCAtv. The films focus on the art and logos of bands like Black Flag, Dead Kennedys, and Crass. You can check it out after the break, where we’ve shared a great variety of other documentaries about punk music. These films examine everything from the development of queercore to punk papas coping with fatherhood.


MOCAtv, the video channel of The Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, is featuring a new documentary series on the art of punk. The iconic posters, flyers, tees, album art, and logos of bands Black Flag and Crass have been featured so far. Listen to a chat with Raymond Pettibon (who designed Black Flag’s distinctive logo), Henry Rollins, and others in the below clip. Watch more on YouTube or Open Culture.