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The Last Cinema Show

Republic of Montenegro, 1992 (MIFF 1993, Documentary)

Director: Momir Matovic

It is the final picture show. This witty and endearing film presents its characters as they prepare for the final performance at their cine­ma. One of three beautiful, classical documen­tary shorts by Momir Matovic showing at the festival this year.

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