Poly Styrene: I Am a Cliché
- 1h 29min
- Directed by: Celeste Bell, Paul Sng
- Written by: Celeste Bell, Zoe Howe, Paul Sng
- Cast: Kathleen Hanna, Poly Styrene, Don Letts
- UK release: 27 February 2021
This documentary follows Celeste Bell as she explores her mother's unopened, artistic archive and rare diary entries to better understand two sides of Poly: the punk icon and her mother.
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