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The Chocolate Acrobat


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The Chocolate Acrobat 1995

37 mins United Kingdom Director. Tessa Sheridan

Etta is an elderly acrobat incarcerated in a care home. One night, a ghostly presence brings Etta into contact with Alice, a young night nurse. Etta discovers that Alice's touch brings ecstatic, disturbing memories to life, but Alice has a morbid fear of physical contact.

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Directed by

Tessa Sheridan


Sasha Hails

Una Brandon-jones

Helen Schlesinger


Medical drama Fantasy


Shorts Gay Cinema - Out of the Archive




United Kingdom



Production company

British Film Institute

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