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. Written by
Jason Ihle <firstname.lastname@example.org>
You only get one shot at fame.
Did You Know?
The band "Yo La Tengo" appears briefly (along with their friend Tara Key of the band Antietam) as the Velvet Underground in the film. See more
Hugh Masekela's "Grazing in the Grass" is being played at the party in The Factory. The scene takes place in 1967, but the song was not recorded until March 1968. See more
Why do you spend your time making underground films?
It's easier than painting.
Which painters do you like best?
Oh, all of them.
Referenced in Film Geek
Samba de Una Nota So (One Note Samba)
Written by Newton Mendonca
and Antonio Carlos Jobim
Performed by Antonio Carlos Jobim
Courtesy of Verve Records
By Arrangement with Polygram Film and TV Licensing See more