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Small Treasures

Australia, 1995 (MIFF 1995, Animation)

Director: Sarah Watt

At once heartfelt and humorous, Sarah Watts sparkling painterly animation is a portrait of that 'hormone hell' of pregnancy and childbirth. Writ­ten with an engaging and refreshing candour the film resonates with its power and poignancy.

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