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Introduction to Jazz

USA, 1952 (MIFF 1955, Programme 4)

Director: Denis Sanders

An impressionistic film treatment of American jazz history. A narrative in blank verse and a musical score consisting of original recordings by jazz composers and performers together with an attractive sepia toning combine to make an unusual and exotic film.

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WAR HUNT

USA, 1962
War Hunt is about a war-lover, a man for whom war is not hell, but home. It is set in the bleak, blasted terrain of Korea, a few months prior to the cease-fire. As one of the soldiers remarks, "Its a… More »

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