Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo
If, as the T-shirts say, “the future of film is female,” the industry is still fumbling for the keys to the time machine. At Fandor, however, the achievements and artistry of women are highlighted in a current collection of titles called “She’s Gotta Direct It.”
BEETLE QUEEN CONQUERS TOKYO delves into the mystery of Japan’s age-old love affair with insects. From the first fabled emperor who dubbed Japan the “Isle of the Dragonflies,” to modern-day Tokyo where a beetle recently sold for $90,000.