2021 / 88 mins
Directed by: Chris Atkins
Language / Country : English / United Kingdom
“Who Killed the KLF?” uses previously unheard tapes to explore the rise and fall of the KLF in the 1980s and 1990s, touching upon themes that perfectly capture the 21st century zeitgeist. The film is a fascinating insight into the machinations not only of Jimmy Cauty and Bill Drummond, but of art, culture, and capitalism. A tale as intriguing as it is bonkers, “Who Killed the KLF?” will entice, intrigue and shock audiences everywhere.
The intriguing and frankly bonkers story of the KLF, a mysterious and subversive cult band who famously burned a million pounds on the Scottish island of Jura. From ABBA to Doctor Who, science-fiction to new age religion, this documentary sheds light on the KLF’s sudden withdrawal from the limelight in an attempt to answer its titular question: Who Killed the KLF? A must-see story!