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Cockaboody

USA, 1973 (MIFF 1974)

Director: Faith Hubley, John Hubley

Two sisters, ages 3 and 5, are engaged in imaginitive pre-bedtime play, their parents having left them in the care of a babysitter for the evening. We see the role of play in a child's growing adjustment to reality.

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