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Manuelle Labor

Canada, 2007 (MIFF 2008, Shorts)

Director: Marie Losier

“I have been making film portraits of my favourite artists… Guy Maddin was on the top of the list, but he told me he would rather die than have his face filmed - so I opted for his hands!' - Marie Losier

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