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Au Auto

Germany, 1971 (MIFF 1973)

Director: Jochen Reimer

Aiming at the prevention of acci¬dents, the film presents an ironical expose of man's relationship with the motorcar.

Grand Prix, Industrial Film Festival, Amsterdam.

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