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Australia, 1995 (MIFF 1996, Fiction)

Director: Annalouise Sortini

The moving and visual journey of Sylvania. a young Italian woman, who is torn between her parent's strong and unbreakable traditional values and her own desire for sexual freedom. (MI)

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