Cinema Series: Decline of Western Civilization, Part III (1998)

Guest: Penelope Spheeris, director

W.M. Keck Lecture Hall

March 05, 2019 at 7:00pm

The Decline of Western Civilization III is a 1998 documentary film that follows the gutter punk lifestyle of homeless teenagers.

Penelope Spheeris is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. She has directed both documentary film and scripted films. Her best known works include the trilogy titled The Decline of Western Civilization, each covering an aspect of Los Angeles underground culture, and the film Wayne's World, her highest-grossing film.