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3.1
526 Ratings

I Shot Andy Warhol

Directed by Mary Harron
United Kingdom, 1996
Drama, Biography, Gay & Lesbian

Synopsis

Based on the true story of Valerie Solanas who was a 60s radical preaching hatred toward men in her “Scum” manifesto. She wrote a screenplay for a film that she wanted Andy Warhol to produce, but he continued to ignore her. So she shot him. This is Valerie’s story.

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I Shot Andy Warhol Directed by Mary Harron

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

1996 | 2 wins including: Special Jury Prize

Independent Spirit Awards

1997 | Nominee: Best First Feature

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