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La Boucane

France, 1984 (MIFF 2007, Magnum In Motion)

Director: Jean Gaumy

The photo-genuis of Jean Gaumy comes packaged in this trilogy of his work: La Boucane (The Smoking House) looks affectionately at a group of women in Normandy, completing the repetitious chore of filleting and gutting herring.

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D/P Jean Gaumy WS Jean Gaumy L French w/English subtitles TD betaSP/1984/36mins

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