Born in Flames
- 80 min
- Directed by: Lizzie Borden
- Cast: Honey, Adele Burtei, Kathryn Bigelow
Dystopian mock-documentary set in a socialist democratic New York after a peaceful revolution. Two feminist groups seek to challenge and overcome the still latent sexism and racism through the medium of pirate radio and direct action.
Reviews & features
Opinion: gender depiction in sci fi ahead of Teknowomen film season11 Nov 2014
'Sex and sexual politics have often played a significant part in its mainstream manifestations'
Those of us who grew up in the 80s or 90s might reasonably have expected social friction about gender roles to be a matter for the history books by the unimaginably futuristic 21st century. Surely all that was going to be sorted out, along with world…
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