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Asta Nielsen

Denmark, 1968 (MIFF 1970, Programme 3)

Director: Asta Nielsen

Scripted and directed by herself. this documentary on the career of one o‘ the first famous stars of the screen contains excerpts from her films Cut into an interview with the lonely old actress of 86.

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