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No Manifesto: A Film about Manic Street Preachers (15)


In 1991, the Manic Street Preachers planned to sell 16 million copies of their debut and split up. Many years, many hits and one big mystery later, this colourful band and its fans appear in a unique documentary that tells their full story. Read more …

The critical consensus

With her personable approach, not to mention the coherent editing of a decade's worth of footage, debut director Marcus has fashioned a fascinating look at the creative process.

****(*)Nikki Baughan, The List, 26/01/2015

Strictly for the (boring) fans.

David Jenkins, Little White Lies, 29/01/2015

It is a measured, intelligent film, though it primarily addresses the faithful.

***(*)(*)Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian, 29/01/2015

Where and when?

Glasgow Film Theatre, Glasgow on Thursday February 5, 2015. More info:

Edinburgh Filmhouse, Edinburgh on Tuesday February 10, 2015. More info:

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