D.I.Y. or Die: How to Survive as an Independent Artist 18 years old

A FILM BY, FOR AND ABOUT INDEPENDENT ARTISTS

This documentary features interviews with Ian MacKaye (Fugazi), J Mascis (Dinosaur jr.), John John Jesse (Demonic Erotic painter), Jim Rose (Jim Rose Sideshow), Jim Thirwell (Foetus), Lydia Lunch, Mike Watt (Minutemen), Richard Kern (Filmmaker), Ron Ashet

Credits

Ian MacKaye
Ian MacKaye

Himself - Interviewee

Lydia Lunch
Lydia Lunch

Herself - Interviewee

J. Mascis
J. Mascis

Himself

Lung Leg
Lung Leg

Herself (archive footage)

Dave Brockie
Dave Brockie

Himself

Richard Kern
Richard Kern

Himself - Interviewee

All Cast

Name Character
Lydia Lunch She was 42, now 60 years old as Herself - Interviewee
Michael W. Dean He was 38, now 56 years old as Himself
Ian MacKaye He was 39, now 58 years old as Himself - Interviewee
Lynn Breedlove was 36, now 54 years old as Herself
Dave Brockie as Himself
J. Mascis He was 36, now 54 years old as Himself
Richard Kern He was 48, now 66 years old as Himself - Interviewee
Lung Leg She was 38, now 56 years old as Herself (archive footage)

Crew

Name Department
Michael W. Dean as Director. He was 38 (now 56) years old Directing
Michael W. Dean as Producer. He was 38 (now 56) years old Production
Miles Montalbano as Editor. Editing
D.I.Y. or Die: How to Survive as an Independent Artist (18 years)

A FILM BY, FOR AND ABOUT INDEPENDENT ARTISTS

  • Release day: Tuesday, January 01, 2002
  • Runtime: 55 minutes