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Love

Japan, 1963 (MIFF 1965)

Director: Kuri Jikken

An almost operatic fantasy on the range of associa­tions of the word, love.

Grand Prix, Oberhausen Festival, Golden Dragon Prize, Cracow Festival; Bronze Medal, Venice Festival.

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