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Staircase

Poland, 1968 (MIFF 1969, Programme G)

Director: Stefan Schabenbeck

Whatever became of Sisyphus? Perhaps this little film may suggest an answer through its allegorical account of a little man mounting a vast, monumental staircase.

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