German experimental films from the beginnings to 1970.
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Published by Goethe-Institut in Munich .
Written in English

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Catalogue of an exhibition held atthe Goethe-Institut in 1981.

ContributionsGoethe-Institut (Munich, Germany)
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Open LibraryOL14353075M

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