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Avenue X

USA, 1993 (MIFF 1994, Fiction)

Director: Leslie McCleave

Along the windswept Coney Island boardwalk, Sonny meets young Eddie who introduces him to some of the many mysteries of this faded, forgotten neighbourhood. McCleave's moody and mysterious rust-tinted mini-drama shows a truly cinematic elan over its 16 gripping minutes.

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