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Sweetness

New Zealand, 1992 (MIFF 1993, Fiction)

Director: Rachel Davies

"When the film starts you will see a woman's face and hear a man's voice." In one simple continuous shot director Rachel Davis chal­lenges and redefines the question, fiction or documentary? Speaking an-others voice, appropriating another's experience of abuse, leads the issues of gender difference and iden­tity into unmapped territory. Powerfully emo­tive and totally rivetting.

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