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.
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
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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