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A Circle in the Fire

USA, 1975 (MIFF 1981)

Director: Victor Nunez

Based on a short story by Flannery O'Connor, whose novel Wise Blood was recently filmed by John Huston, the film is set on a small dairy farm in South Georgia during the early 1 950s The farm is run with proud efficiency by Mrs Cope, a widow with a young daughter Mrs Cope is paid a surprise visit by three boys from Atlanta who leave the farm much changed from the way they found it.

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