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LYNN SEYMOUR - IN A CLASS OF HER OWN

Canada, 1979 (MIFF 1979)

Director: Karin Altmann

A portrait of Lynn Seymour, one of the world's finest dancers, and a study of various aspects of her work, at a time in her career when a major change is about to occur.

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