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Ari Up (1962–2010)

Ari Up was born on January 17, 1962 in Munich, West Germany [now Germany] as Arianna Forster. She died on October 20, 2010 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 2017 Here to be Heard: The Story of The Slits (Documentary) (writer: "Kill Them With Love", "Lazy Slam", "Hated By Many Loved By Few") / (writer: "No One Enemy", "Vaseline", "Let's Do The Split", "Shoplifting", "Love And Romance", "So Tough", "Instant Hit", "Fm", "Newtown", "In The Beginning Was Rhythm", "Life On Earth", "Earthbeat" - as Ariane Forster)
 2011 Nina Hagen - Godmother of Punk (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Pank")
 2007 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten (Documentary) (writer: "Split")
 2005 Punk: Attitude (Documentary) (writer: "Typical Girls", "Spend, Spend, Spend")
 1983 Born in Flames (writer: "Newtown" - uncredited)
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 2007 Punk's Not Dead (Documentary) (additional thanks - as Ariane Forster)
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  Dreadtown (Documentary) (post-production)
Self (as The Slits)
 2017 Two Sevens Clash: Dread Meets Punk Rockers (Documentary)
 2012 Hated
 2007-2008 Spicks and Specks (TV Series)
- Episode #4.36 (2008) ... Self
- Episode #3.5 (2007) ... Self
 2006 The Story of Punk (TV Movie documentary)
 2005 Girls and Boys: Sex and British Pop (TV Mini Series documentary)
 2005 Punk: Attitude (Documentary)
 1980 Women in Rock (Documentary)
Self (as The Slits)
 1978 Death Is Their Destiny (Documentary short)
 1978 The Punk Rock Movie from England (Documentary)
 1978 Jubilee
Self (uncredited)
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 2017 Here to be Heard: The Story of The Slits (Documentary)
 2007 Spicks and Specks (TV Series)
- Best of Spicks & Specks from 2007 (2007) ... Self (uncredited)

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Ariane Forster | The Slits

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