Hype! (Doug Pray, 1996). In 35 mm, 84 min.
In conjunction with Kurt, SAM Films will highlight a selection of documentaries and films that chronicle Kurt Cobain’s career and the grunge phenomenon in the Pacific Northwest and beyond.
Essential documentary Hype! explores the entire ecology of Seattle’s grunge-culture scene, from gloomy weather to obscure garage bands to corporate marketers to the international explosion of the "Seattle lifestyle." Features Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden and a cast of hundreds.
Other films in this series include:July 30: Kurt and Courtney August 13: Kurt Cobain: About a Son August 20: Last Days
Prices above are for entire film series. Series tickets may be purchased at the Ticketing Desk at any of SAM's three sites, or over the phone with a credit card by calling the SAM Box Office at 206.654.3121.
Single-film tickets are $7 for everyone, sold day of show at the auditorium (cash only).