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Occupied Territory

USA, 1981 (MIFF 1983)

Director: Candace Reckinger

In a society plagued with decay and political chaos, a woman is arrested for the murder of her lover. Bearing a resemblance to a long-sought political criminal, she is interrogated by the authorities. Did she or didn't she? Who is she?

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