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Passiona

Australia, 1988 (MIFF 1988, Fiction)

Director: Louise Hubbard

At her cousin's birthday party, 20 year old Cathy (Alice Gamer) meets Mr Wright (David Swann), the teacher on whom she had a schoolgirl crush at age 13. Seven years older but not yet wiser, Cathy is in a position to realise her girlhood fantasy. But what will she now make of him? And he of her?

Just completed, Louise Hubbard's new film is full of subtle observations and fleeting moments in tins mosaic of memories of a young girl's desires

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