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Joe's Encyclopaedia

Australia, 1983 (MIFF 1984)

Director: Ric Lappas

A young woman is interrupted in her musings on suicide by a one-legged deaf mute salesman who communicates by pre-written cards. His name is Joe, and he has a marvellous encyclopaedia to sell which, he claims, can answer all her questions. And it does—all except one. Joe departs downcast, but his visit has not been a failure ...

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