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Colleen Spencer

Australia, 1998 (MIFF 1999, Animation)

Director: Annette Trevitt

In rural Australia, to the rhythm of a country song, Colleen Spencer tells her story. In one afternoon Colleen and her mother, Ida, face love, attachment and loss.

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