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Cybernetic Grandmother

Czechoslovakia, 1962 (MIFF 1964)

Director: Jirí Trnka

Jiri Trnka's modern fairy story is an answer to the worship of technique to the exclusion of sensibility.

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Passion

Czechoslovakia, 1962
A modern ballad of a passionate motorist. The hero of Jiri Trnka's puppet film was born with a craze for speed; this motif is recorded in six variations. ... More »

The Hand

Czechoslovakia, 1965
Jirí Trnka's latest film tells how a potter is tormented by an enormous hand which constantly interferes with his efforts to create something of his own. ... Special Prize, Annecy Festival; First Pr… More »

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