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Pins and Needles

Australia, 1979 (MIFF 1980, Programme 25)

Director: Barbara Chobocky

One of Genni Batterham's earliest symptoms of multiple sclerosis was the constant feeling of pins and needles. This film shows how she is coping with a disease that has changed her life forever. It also raises a number of issues which have important implications for all handicapped people, and the attitudes of our society.

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