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The Squeeze

USA, 1964 (MIFF 1966, Programme 12)

Director: Hilary Harris

A dynamic examination of what the population explosion could lead to if it were to continue un-checked.

First Prize, San Francisco Festival; Special Citation, Mannheim Festival.

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