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The Merry-Go-Round

Denmark, 1970 (MIFF 1971, Programme F)

Director: Kirsten Stenbaek

A grotesque film collage with music and songs about how Soren Rasmussen buries his wife Kristine, and how the funeral procession ends the day on the merry-go-round.

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