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You, the Living can be seen as a gentler companion piece to Roy Andersson's 2000 Cannes Jury Prize winner Songs from the Second Floor, and takes a slightly lighter tone in presenting a series of tragicomic vignettes from modern life. The hilarious film from one of European cinema’s true originals features an assortment of washed out interiors that provide the backdrop for a motley crew of characters: a stout depressive and her long-suffering husband; a young girl with an unrequited crush on a rock musician; an Arab barber taking sweet revenge on a racist customer; couples with too much to say, or too little; and a diligent tuba player...

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Roy Andersson

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Also part of The Roy Andersson Collection

GENRE: Drama, Comedy

CERTIFICATE: 15

DIRECTOR: Roy Andersson

DURATION: 93 Mins

LANGUAGES: Swedish

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