THE MECHANICAL BRIDE

DIRECTOR: ALLISON DE FREN

Documentary – 2012 – US – 76 minutes – English, Japanese – Color

A voyueristic look into the world of erotic dolls, from the factories turing out the latest and most advanced dolls to the collectors, lovers and repairmen of these dolls from around the world. With the advances in robotics technology, these inanimate dolls are becoming more and more humanlike, emphasizing mankind’s increasingly reliance on technology for security, comfort, compansionship and love.

Festival & Awards: Hot Docs (Premiere)