Born in Flames

Born in Flames

1983, NR, 90 min. Directed by Lizzie Borden. Starring Honey, Jeanne Satterfield, Adele Bertai, Becky Johnson, Pat Murphy, Florence Kennedy, Kathy Bigelow.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Wed., June 20, 2001

The setting is the future: New York City, 10 years after the Social Democratic War of Liberation. With sexual oppression the norm, women in this post-revolutionary world still face the same old problems of how to create a social structure that is responsive to their needs and goals. Beautifully made, courageously edited, and swift-moving, this challenging, provocative film is a work that is both humanist and revolutionary. Director Lizzie Borden will be in attendance.

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Born in Flames, Lizzie Borden, Honey, Jeanne Satterfield, Adele Bertai, Becky Johnson, Pat Murphy, Florence Kennedy, Kathy Bigelow

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