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Taking place against the backdrop of punk music's arrival in suburban America,
Casting is currently underway for the film, which is to shoot later this year in Southern California.
"The film is an ode to the women who raised me; my mom, my sisters, the girls I was in love with or looked up to at school and in the punk rock scene where I really learned about the world," Mills said in a statement.
Mills' last film, the semi-autobiographical "Beginners," starred
A multi-hyphenate filmmaker, artist and designer with a background in music videos, Mills made his feature directing debut with 2005's "Thumbsucker."
Annapurna's other director-driven projects in the works include Richard Linklater's baseball drama "That's What I'm Talking About" and Ana Lily Amirpour's "The Bad Batch."