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Writer's Block

Australia, 1995 (MIFF 1996, Robotica)

Director: Leon Cmielewski

A writer, confronted by the perplexities of the blank page, is murdered by his typewriter Cmielewski's humorous allegory of creative constipation relieved by the death of the author is a witty addition to the genre of threatening autonomy on the part of machines, so often explored in science fiction films.

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