Directed a short film shown during the 74th Academy Awards in 2002.
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
2 Articles |
P. Spheeris | Penelope 'Bud' Spheeris
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[on why she does documentaries about metal and punk music] "I mean, look, you don't see me making documentaries on Britney Spears
, you know what I mean? Sweetheart of a little girl, you know. Or Madonna
. That's not my thing. I just like this harder edge stuff. That's just me."
She was the oldest of four children. She often had to look after her siblings because her dad was killed when she was seven and her mom worked several jobs. She often chooses to interview musicians with troubled backgrounds because she feels her background was just as troubled.