Filmstrips from José Antonio Sistiaga, ‘ . . . ere erera baleibu izik subua aruaren . . .,’ 1968–70. Hand-painted 35mm film, color, silent, 75 min.

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Still from Jeanne Liotta, ‘Loretta,’ 2002.