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Captive

Iran, 1970 (MIFF 1971, Programme H)

Director: Arapik Baghdasarian

An indicator arrow tries to free itself from a "No Entry" traffic sign.

This film was produced by the Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults, in Iran.

Golden Statue. Tehran Festival of Films for Children 1970

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