Director: Jĭrí Brdĕcka
Story of an engaging triumvirate: an inventor, his sweetheart, and an old general.
Beautiful study in animation giving a lovely play of movement, colour, and music, merging form and idea in a painter's fantasy. ... More »
An appeal to the English public to spare electric power during peak consumption periods. In the form of a puppet lecturette. ... More »
Traces briefly the history of the animated cartoon. Discusses the purpose of caricature giving an animal a man's mind and behaviour.. Includes excerpts from Drama Among the Puppets (France 1908), an ... More »
Common Sense, an erudite and emphatic midget, tells how colds are caught and passed on, and how they should be treated. ... More »
A short account of the work of Norman McLaren and some of his unusual techniques. ... More »
I.C.I.'s balance sheet for 1950. Animated drawings and a witty commentary make a fascinating film out of a "dull" subject. ... More »