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The Concert

UK, 1974 (MIFF 1975)

Director: Claude Chagrin

A performing artist arrives at the Royal Albert hall. As he steps onto the black and white stripped pedestrian crossing, each footfall sounds piano notes. Taking up the challenge to his musicianship, the maestro improvises a dance.

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