Flora (1989)

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    Jan Svankmajer

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    Animation Artists' Moving Image

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Animated surrealist short with an ecological theme. The figure of a woman, comprised of various fruits and vegetables, is tied to a bed in an empty room and reaches in vain for a glass of water on a bedside table while her body transmutes and decays.

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