As someone who devotes a significant chunk of her mental life to the question of women in film, the title Women Without Men intrigues, but ultimately stirs up a distinct sense of dread.
If you somehow have never seen Doctor Who since it debuted on November 23, 1963 (the day after the Kennedy assassination), now is a good time to start.
A few years ago Subway Cinema, the group behind the New York Asian Film Festival, considered expanding their role as New Yorks avatar of wondrous Asian cinema with a distribution arm. Realizing it would be impossible to stay afloat in what proved to be the most difficult time ever for foreign films, they nixed the plan.
One simply cannot deny that MetropolisLangs 1927 tale of insurrection and a maniacally sexy robot in a mechanized futuristic cityis not of our own time, and it took a helluva trip getting here.