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Film Screening: Born in Flames

19th September 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

£2.50

Feminist Fightback public event – open to all genders and none.

Made in 1983, ‘Born in Flames’ (dir. Lizzie Borden) is an incredible docu-drama/ sci fi film set in the future, ten years after a social democratic revolution which has established American Socialism.

However, Black and working-class women are not happy with this form of reformism and start arming themselves and forming the women’s army to bring about real revolutionary change (and beat up a few rapists on the way…). It’s an incredible insight into the Women’s Liberation Movement at a moment of intense artistic and political creativity, while also providing fascinating footage of pre-gentrification New York.

Plus an ace soundtrack.

£2.50 donation (free for unwaged)

Details

Date:
19th September 2013
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
£2.50
Event Category:

Organiser

Feminist Fightback
Email:
feminist.fightback@googlemail.com
Website:
http://www.feministfightback.org.uk/

Venue

Common House
United Kingdom + Google Map
Website:
https://www.commonhouse.org.uk