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USA, 1984 (MIFF 1986, Video Visions - Personal and Public - Ilene Segalove)

Director: Ilene Segalove

Five episodes titled: I. The PASTRAMI SANDWICH II. DIAL 116 iiI. ANATOMY IN MOTION IV. HOTEL SUITE V. THE FORBIDDEN CHANNEL

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