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Off Key

Canada, 1994 (MIFF 1995, Fiction)

Director: Karethe Linnae

An enigmatic encounter between a professional photographer (Atom Egoyan regular Gabnelle Rose) and a temperamental Russian concert pianist erupts with potential overtures in Karethe Linnae's beautifully orchestrated chamber piece.

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