The collected shorts of Jan Svankmajer : the later years, Vol. 2.

Format
Video/Projected medium
Language
  • Czech
  • English
Published/​Created
Brooklyn, N.Y. : KimStim : Distributed by Image Entertainment, ©2003.
Description
1 videodisc (76 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.

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Summary note
Utilizing a combination of puppets, humans, stop-motion animation and live-action, Svankmajer's films conjure up a surreal universe that is at once dark, macabre and witty.
Notes
  • Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian videos in the Princeton University Library.
  • Previously released short films from 1982-1992.
  • Special features: Selected artwork ; Animator of Prague, a BBC documentary ; "In the cellar" a poem ; Biographical sketch ; Filmography ; Title index.
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital, mono.
Language note
Czech and English with English subtitles.
Contents
  • Dimensions of dialogue (1982, 12 min.)
  • Down to the cellar (1983, 15 min.)
  • The pendulum, the pit and hope (1983, 16 min.)
  • Meat love (1988, 1 min.)
  • Flora (1989, 20 sec.)
  • The death of Stalinism in Bohemia (1990, 15 min.)
  • Food (1992, 17 min.).
Other title(s)
  • Dimensions of dialogue.
  • Down to the cellar.
  • Pendulum, the pit and hope.
  • Meat love.
  • Flora.
  • Death of Stalinism in Bohemia.
  • Food.
  • Animator of Prague.
Publisher no.
KSO123DVD
OCLC
52724415
Universal Product Code
  • 014381012323
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