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La Grande Foire

France, 1961 (MIFF 1962, French Programme)

Director: J. Mitry, A. Valio

A fair should be a source of relaxation, of joy. Yet it is full of horrors and brutality, perhaps translating the hidden instincts of aggression and brutality lurking in all of us.

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