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Clap Vocalism

Japan, 1961 (MIFF 1964)

Director: Yoji Kuri

The fociissed importance animated process is used in this two minute repetition of half a dozen fearful pictures of man at the mercy of his spouse who had him chained, caged and pummelled into domesticity.

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