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Sour Death Balls

USA, 1992 (MIFF 1993, Youth Film Festival)

Director: Jessica Yu

Mmmm. That looks good! I think I'll just pop it in my mouth... Oh no! Film-maker Jessica Yu invites her friends to taste a sour death ball and captures the looks on their faces as they eat it.

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