Desolation Center Reviews

October 24, 2019
Swezey's film confirms that his scene's flame is still burning.
September 19, 2019
Desolation Center illuminates a short-lived but absolutely momentous time when the Mojave beckoned, free of charge and front-loaded with anarchic artistic overload.
September 16, 2019
What is most impressive about this doc is that there is footage of [the entire event].
September 13, 2019
Swezey's film is a historical record of this short-lived time and this singularly L.A. scene.
May 3, 2018
Offers a fascinating glimpse at the emergence of a phenomenon that was, back then, simultaneously modest and radical, and that has now, in the era of #Beychella, become a part of mainstream culture.