Burning Down the House: The Story of CBGB (2008)

Burning Down the House: The Story of CBGB
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 30mins.
Genres Documentary, Music, Urban
Keywords N/A
Status Wrapped
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Krysanne Katsoolis Executive Producer n/a 174 3000004
Caroline Stevens Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Julie Goldman Executive Producer n/a 174 3000005
Benjamin Logan Cinematographer n/a 402 6000001
Melody London Editor n/a 172 7000001
Mandy Stein Producer n/a 3 3000002
Ernie Fritz Producer n/a 3 3000001
Sting Actor Himself 1 1000003
Richard Hell Actor Himself 1 1000002
Patti Smith Actor Herself 1 1000004
Deborah Harry Actor Herself 1 1000005
Mandy Stein Director n/a 2 2000001
Steven Van Zandt Actor Himself 1 1000001
Charts the history and far-reaching influence of iconic New York City downtown club CBGB and its fight for survival against the Bowery homeless shelter that sought to shut it down. Sonic Youth, Debbie Harry, Ice-T, Fab 5 Freddy, and others share their passion for the club and its founder, Hilly Kristal.