Highly lauded as one of the first acts of Manchester, England's post-punk scene, Joy Division became responsible for influencing the melancholy alternative-music movement of the 1980s. Sadly, the band's career was short-lived due to the tragic suicide of lead vocalist Ian Curtis. This documentary features rare performances and interviews to tell the story of Joy Division and their songs, including "Love Will Tear Us Apart," "Transmission," "Atmosphere," and others. 70 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English stereo; interview; biographies.