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Homunculus

Czechoslovakia, 1984 (MIFF 1986)

Director: Vaclav Megl

Through the use of animated relief and puppets, questions to do with human creation and creativity are vividly suggested. The story of medieval alchemist Homunculus. who created a "man", is developed into a broad allegory, in which finally we are made aware of the fragility of universal order.

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