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Sydney-Bush

Australia, 1980 (MIFF 1981)

Director: Paul Winkler

A confrontation between the city of Sydney and its environment... seductive bush images of native animals and fauna trying to fight off encroachment by man. A matter of Lebensraum'. or living space'.

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