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The Red Balloon

France, 1956 (MIFF 1987, Children's)

Director: Albert Lamorisse

One of the classic children's films, The Red Balloon is a tale of a lonely boy whose constant companion around town is a 'lame' balloon. Filmed entirely in Paris, it is an atmospheric and wonderfully uplifting fantasy.

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