A film by Bruce LaBruce
Produced by AMARD BIRD Films & Jürgen Brüning Filmproduktion
Narrative feature, DE 2017
World Premiere @ Berlinale 2017 - Panorama Section
The Misandrists is a companion piece to Bruce LaBruces 2005 movie The Raspberry Reich. The title refers to a secret cell of feminist terrorists that is planning to liberate women, overthrow the patriarchy, and usher in a new female world order. The group is led by Big Mother (Susanne Sachsse), who operates a school for wayward girls in the countryside as a front for a radical terroristic cell. When a young man, a radical leftist, who is running from the police, happens upon this remote female stronghold, one of the girls takes pity on him and hides him in the basement. His presence eventually disrupts the household and reveals a number of unexpected secrets...
WORLD PREMIRE AT BERLINALE PANORAMA, BERLIN, GERMANY
SPECIAL SCREENING/OPENING FILM AT PREMIOMAGUEY, GUADALAJARA, MEXICO