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Chicago, rock out with We Are The Best! early and for free

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Show Me Love director Lukas Moodysson is back with We Are The Best! Set in the Swedish capital of Stockholm in the 1980s, We Are The Best! follows the story of three young girls as they attempt to form a punk band and bring the genre back from the dead. The film opens in select theaters June 27, but The A.V. Club has an opportunity for you to attend an early screening Monday June 23, here in Chicago. Simply follow the link here, and fill out the information required. The first 40 participants will receive passes to the event. Remember, seating is first come, first serve; so arrive early! A synopsis and trailer for the film can be found below.


“From Swedish auteur Lukas Moodysson, We are the Best! revolves around three girls in 1980’s Stockholm who decide to form a punk band — despite not having any instruments and being told by everyone that punk is dead. Based on a graphic novel, We are the Best! is a paean to DIY culture and the power of rebellion.”

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