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Strips

Canada, 2010 (MIFF 2010, Experimental)

Director: Félix Dufour-Laperrière

A vintage burlesque film cut to strips and reassembled, hiding and revealing as much as it ever did.

D/P Félix Dufour-Laperrière L no dialogue TD 35mm/2010

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