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Reviewed at Sundance Film Festival (American Spectrum), Jan. 23, 1996. Running time: 62 MIN.
(Hungarian, Russian and English dialogue)
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Goldman also directs Billington, who plays the expectant mother Myra, and Presby, who plays all the other roles.