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Flying Fur

USA, 1981 (MIFF 1982)

Director: George Griffin

Flying Fur synchronizes a 1944 Tom and Jerry cartoon soundtrack with a mosaic of micro-episodes involving anthropomorphic cats, dogs, wolves, mice and houses to take a deadly serious view of silliness.

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