Cars have long been equated with youth due to their shared sense of rebellion, excitement and freedom.
Monthly Archives: January 2014
Teenage: Now Showing in the UK
We’re excited to celebrate the UK release of Teenage this weekend by digging up some of our favorite posts about the youth of the region.
UK Teen Crew
To mark the official UK cinema release of Teenage on January 24, we asked some of our UK based collaborators, including Soda Pictures (our UK distributors), Margaret London (the PR team), and the Yorkshire Film Archive (who contributed footage for the film) to share photos of themselves as teens.
Jon Savage and Your Teen Photos in the Guardian
Jon Savage, author of Teenage, the book that inspired the film, has written an op-ed in the Guardian to decry the ways UK austerity measures have left young people behind.
California Fever was an early teen drama, first aired by CBS in 1979 and lasting only 10 episodes before cancellation.
Gotta Coppa Poppa: Sub-Deb Clubs in the 1940s
In 1945, a new social group for teenage girls, the “Sub-Deb Club,” exploded in popularity, especially in the midwest.