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Josephine Baker

France (MIFF 1996, Reel Dance - Cinematheque de la Dance)

Extracts from Zouzou and PrincessTam Tarn "...Josephine entered the stage, a revelation of new world. Eroticism found a style. The expression of desire, its call, its wild ardor"

Paul Achard

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