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Holiday

France / UK, 2004 (MIFF 2006, Fiction Shorts)

Director: Laurence Coriat

A stolen car and some spliffs on a summers day…a holiday of sorts. A beautiful study of wounded, conflicted adolescence and fragile relationships. Directed by Laurence Coriat (writer of Michael Winterbottom's Wonderland) and director of Being Bad (MIFF 05).

D/S Laurence Coriat P Laurence Coriat, David Piechazeck L French w/English subtitles TD video/col/2005/18mins

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