12 minutes, 35 mm, colour, 1951|
Commentary: off screen
Producer: KF a.s. - Jiri Trnka Studio
|A colourful sequence of animals, artists, jugglers and circus-rider performances. The remarkable feature of the picture is the fact that the performances were done by different designers - masters of the Czech art: Jiri Trnka, Frantisek Tichy, Zdenek Seydl and Kamil Lhotak. It is the first Czech paper-cut animation.
Awards: Second prize - Montevideo 1954
All films directed by Jiri Trnka:
About the Golden Fish • Ancient Czech Myths • The Animals and the People of Petrov • Archangel Gabriel and Ms Goose • Bajaja • The Cybernetic Grandmother • The Devil's Mill • The Emperor's Nightingale • From Hatvan to Galicia • From Hatvan to Halic • From Putim to Putim • The Gift • Grandpa Planted a Beet • The Hand • The "Hurvinek" Circus • The Jolly Circus • The Midsummer Night's Dream • The Novel With the Double-bass • Passion • Prairie Aria • Schweik's Misfortunes on the Train • The Spring-Man and the SS • Svejk Trouble in a Train • Svejk's Budejovice Anabasis • A Treasury of Fairy-tales • Two Little Frosts
All films designed by Jiri Trnka: