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Où gît votre sourire enfoui? (2001)

Two directors struggle to survive in the movie industry.
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Gdzie spoczywa twój usmiech?  »

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A movie about cinema and the relationship between two directors trying to survive in the movie industry. Interesting and stimulating.
29 January 2003 | by (Lisboa, Portugal) – See all my reviews

This is another great film by Pedro Costa , a movie about the relationship between a couple of directors ( Danièle Huillet and Jean-Marie Straub) that are trying to edit the film «Sicília!». During that process Straub and Huillet talk about general and particular aspects of the movie industry, in a extremely interesting dialogue. Very good film . 7/10


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