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Animated Film
14 minutes
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Marta Šichová, Jiří Vanek, Erna Kmínková
Jan Švankmajer
Zdeněk Liška
Helena Lebdušková
Vlasta Pospíšilová
Zdeněk Liška
Everything has its use. And a life of its own, too. A wardrobe wanders through the forest, harbouring a nursery where toy dolls and household articles compete in an over-the-top, destructive show accompanied by Lewis Carroll’s poem “Jabberwocky”. Jan Švankmajer’s production ranks among the classics of surreal object animation.

Ines Seifert

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