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Gently Jenkins

Australia, 1962 (MIFF 1962)

Director: K. M. Campbell

Mr. Jenkins, a bank commissionaire, learns not to shout about bank service. Second Prize, T.V. Advertising Section, "for witty selling of the difficult-to-sell".

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