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Cross Tie

Brazil, 2005 (MIFF 2006, Experimental Shorts)

Director: Joel Pizzini

Cross Tie

A portrait of place: trains, artificial light, time and memory give form to forces that drift amidst the darkness of the daily journey.


D/S Joel Pizzini P Robson Rumin, Paloma Cinematog√°rfica WS Polofilme L Portuguese w/English subtitles TD 35mm/col/2005/15mins

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