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Shine So Hard

UK, 1981 (MIFF 1982)

Director: John Smith

The film ambitiously, humorously and precisely attempts to convey a day in the life of each member of the pop group, Echo and the Bunnymen, culminating in their coming together for the evening's performance.

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