Direct Action (1990)

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Drama about a child custody case set in Britain and Germany. Sidonie's children have been snatched by her ex-husband and taken back to Germany. The police seem more interested in his left-wing politics and links than in the children and she begins to go round old acquaintances hoping for a lead.

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