Janis: Little Girl Blue

In Janes: Little Girl Blue we get to follow one of our most acclaimed rock and roll icons. By reading the letters sent to her parents, some of them never before published, by the musician and actor Chan Marshall (known as Cat Power). Janis Joplin get’s to tell her own story. As a child, she was teased and as a teenager she belonged hardly the popular girls. But everything was about to change when she was 17 years old and discovered his voice. Interviews are interspersed here with archival images from the legendary gigs including from Woodstock.

The film is presented in collaboration with The Swedish Cinematheque