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When the Pie Was Opened

Directed by Len Lye
United Kingdom, 1941
Short, War

Synopsis

A simple tale of a mother cheering up her daughter with a pie from her rationing-stricken pantry (interestingly the war is never directly referred to) is skilfully crafted into a work of real artistic depth, while retaining an unpretentious charm.

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When the Pie Was Opened Directed by Len Lye