The Entire History of the Louisiana Purchase (1997)

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A fictional documentary which combines documentary, home movies, archival footage and fiction. Takes the story of a woman who has an immaculate conception and murders her infant in a microwave a take-off point for a nightmarish critique of congenital American insanity. The filmmaker's production notes state that he "wanted to examine the whole question of historical memory, the making of history..."

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