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Hollywood Ten, Melbourne One

Australia, 1985 (MIFF 1986)

Director: Daryl Dellora

The death of a communist author, shot dead In his hotel room, begins a playful probe into the world of literature and politics, where fact and fiction teasingly merge.

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