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Forgotten Fictions

UK, 1986 (MIFF 1987, Video U.K.)

Director: David Finch

Some forgotten stories re-invented around the single fragment that remained in the memory. Shot over 12 months in London, Liverpool, Karlsruhe and the Cambrian mountains.

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