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Low Water

UK, 1966 (MIFF 1968, Programme 13)

Director: Tom Scott Robson

A harsh study of a man in a jarringly unfamiliar British landscape, County Durham. It is an area pitted and scarred by industry and coal mining, in which a small, violent group of men have a strange occupation: gathering coal washed up on the beach from undersea seams.

First Film Award, Tours Festival; Best Short Film Script, Screenwriters' Guild.

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