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P Teddy Sawyer's rating of the film Elephant Boy

This film requires a little loving empathy. Forgive the imperial context to share the human life within and discover a tantalising dimension of mystical innocent love. As a child this was my favourite film, and Sabu my avatar. It formed the bedrock of my dreams for the rest of my life. Elephant boy finds the perfect escape and redemption from the cruelty, deception, abuse, crime and delusion of the adult world.