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United States

Thomas Thoma Director


    A riot policeman encounters a demented old woman.

    Synopsis with Spoilers: Leaving the chaos of the riot behind him, a riot policeman holding a baton enters a dark alleyway.

    He questions his role and despairs.

    He encounters a demented old woman who attempts to spoon-feed him from an empty pot.

    He refuses and threatens to strike her.

    The old woman persists and eventually wins him over.

    The riot policeman lifts up his visor, revealing his sad face.

    He then drops on his knees and plays along.