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Invasion

Poland, 1970 (MIFF 1971, Programme 26)

Director: Stefan Schabenbeck

A philosophical tale about the influence of technology on human psychology. Technical progress may in future become a serious danger for the biological development of mankind.

Main Prize. Oberhausen 1970

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