TITLE

Brits bow at Melbourne

PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Daily Variety;01/11/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 28, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the inclusion of three British comedy films in the 15th Melbourne International Comedy Festival in Australia.
ACCESSION #
3995436

 

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