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New Zealand, 1983 (MIFF 1984)

Director: Mort Schreiber

The ultimate in audience participation or "how to succeed on stage without a scriptwriter".A touring New Zealand theatre group invites members of the audience to describe events from their own lives which the actors then "playback".

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