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And the Earth Was Without Form and Void

Israel, 1959 (MIFF 1962)

Director: Alina Gross, Yoram Gross

Abstract imagery symbolises the beginning of life upon earth and Hebrew letters of the Old Testament are used to introduce the exposition.

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