Teen Spirit is the directorial debut of actor Max Minghella (The Handmaid’s Tale). It first premiered at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival and will finally arrive in theaters on April 5.
Elle Fanning plays a shy teenager named Violet who dreams of escaping her small town to pursue her passion to sing. With the help of an unlikely mentor, she enters a local singing competition that will test her integrity, talent and ambition. Driven by a pop-fueled soundtrack, Teen Spirit is a visceral and stylish spin on the Cinderella story.
Fanning’s vocals are on display in the musical drama. She performs music by Robyn, Ellie Goulding, Tegan & Sara, Annie Lennox, Orbital, Sigrid, Carly Rae Jepsen & Jack Antonoff. Additional music by Ariana Grande, Katy Perry, Grimes, The Undertones, Aqua, Alice Deejay, Whigfield, Major Lazer and No Doubt also are featured in the flick.
Check out the trailer below.
Teen Spirit Movie Trailer