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Scars

Australia, 1994 (MIFF 1995, Documentary)

Director: Annabelle Murphy

A series of unpretentious short films in which young people relate first-hand the stones of acci­dents they have experienced before revealing the scars they now carry for the rest of their lives.

Scars-Rebecca

A brave young woman recounts her experiences from a New Year's Eve accident. Her concern for her body is as revealing as the extent to which her scars have changed her approach to life.

Scars-Jane

'...I sneezed... the darkness overcame me like a silent freeze frame and then I fell back ...'

One scenario that really happened when too much study was combined with too little sleep and a long hot shower.

Scars-Donna

Evocative images of bubbling water overlay the unforgettable story of Donna when she and her friends went on a picnic.

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