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Galaxy's Last Tape

UK, 1977 (MIFF 1977)

Director: Francine Winham

A pop star's wife living in luxury in the country is kidnapped Galaxy's changing relationship with her kidnapper promotes a change of attitude to herself and to her situation as a pop star's wife. The film was made by students of the National Film School.

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