Director: Jan Švankmajer
The possibilities, and the impossibility, of dialogue are explored in this brilliant animated film.
A witty parallel demonstrating the fate of mankind through the individual fates of puppet gloves. ... More »
A bitter animated joke about the frustration of being an artist in pay of the bureaucracy. ... More »
During excavation for a new housing development, bits of film are discovered which, when examined prove to contain scenes from a long lost "glove civilization". ... More »
Team of well-known Czech animators have produced a succinct Czech variation on the theme of Bliss. With wit and verve, they draw their little everyman. oppressed by henpecking wife and haranguing ... More »
Hermina Tvrlova, a Czech animator ranking in fame close to Jiri Trnka, uses her favourite material, wool, to tell the Bible story of the Star of Bethlehem. ... More »