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Gunnar Gunnarsson, writer

Júlíus Kemp

Shortly before the Swedish Academy was to announce the winner of the Nobel prize in literature in 1955 the Icelandic novelist Gunnar Gunnarsson received a telegram from his publisher in Sweden asking to send him a portrait and a short biography ASAP. It seemed apparent that Gunnar was about to be handed this prestigious honour. But was he?

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Towtruck

Olaf de Fleur

Towtruck is a documentary about Darryl Francis who was wrongfully accused as an accessory to murder in LA as a teenager. During the two decades he spent in prison, he discovered the power of creative writing and humor to cope with life in prison. Now he is out of prison, hoping to get his screenplay made in Hollywood, while trying to come to terms with social injustice and personal tragedies. 

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