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VERNON, FLORIDA

USA, 1981 (MIFF 1982)

Director: Errol Morris

Vernon, Florida is a film about some of the ordinary (which is to say extraordinary) people of a small town in Washington County, Florida. There is a man obsessed with shooting wild turkeys who takes us through the ritual of hunting "gobblers", proudly displaying turkey feet trophies. There is another couple with a jar of sand from Los Alamos, New Mexico. which they insist is constantly growing. And there is another man with very odd pets indeed.

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GLASS: A PORTRAIT OF PHILIP IN TWELVE PARTS

Australia, 2008
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THE THIN BLUE LINE

USA, 1988
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Hawking

UK, 1989
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A BRIEF HISTORY OF TIME

UK, 1991
... ... From Errol Morris, the director of the daz­zling The Thin Blue Line, comes this won­drous and wonder-filled joumey into the life and work of Professor Stephen Hawking, the world-famou… More »

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