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Self Portrait Blood Red

Australia, 1980 (MIFF 1981, New Directors)

Director: Ivan Durrant

A dream that gives a hint to the creative thought processes of Ivan Durrant: he allows the subject of meat to wander at random, taking in and giving out information that has been built up over time.

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