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Adam

UK, 1991 (MIFF 1992, Animation)

Director: Peter Lord

The world is a ball and the first human being is called Adam He's standing there now and looks as if he might fall down, so the creator plants him a little more firmly m the ground He has to learn all the rules, for instance, if you throw clay around then you'll get clay thrown back at you.

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