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The Little Boy and the Fish

Romania, 1964 (MIFF 1965)

Director: Elisabeta Bostan

A gentle observation of a farm boy trying lo find a place where he can keep a fish, and in the process, becoming aware of many things.

Prize for Youth Film, Tours Festival.

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