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The Wordy Rappinghood

Australia, 1986 (MIFF 1987, Super 8)

Director: Nicholas Elliot

The Wordy Rappinghood is four and a half minutes of titles to the music of Tom Tom Club. The song celebrates the play of language and the film shows the language of play.

"I loved it!", (Rollo Creditz, director of Bambi Meets Godzilla).

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