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The Star of Bethlehem

Czechoslovakia, 1969 (MIFF 1971, Programme 32)

Director: Hermína Tyrlová

Hermina Tvrlova, a Czech animator ranking in fame close to Jiri Trnka, uses her favourite material, wool, to tell the Bible story of the Star of Bethlehem.

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Arcade

UK, 1970
An "underground" type film which exalts and satirises the contemporary fascination with violence. Although Brighton is its location, Arcade is somewhat American in feeling, exploiting American movies… More »

THE FRUIT OF PARADISE

Czechoslovakia/Belgium, 1970
Can one live with the truth? ... Eve in the Garden of Paradise listens to the Serpent. She is about to bite into the fruit of the Tree of Truth. ... In 1970, in the garden of the boarding-house where… More »

Happy Family Planning

USA, 1969
A cartoon film about family planning. ... More »

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