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The Resource The collected shorts of Jan Svankmajer

The collected shorts of Jan Svankmajer

Label
The collected shorts of Jan Svankmajer
Title
The collected shorts of Jan Svankmajer
Title variation
Jan Svankmajer shorts
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • cze
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
  • cze
Summary
"Utilizing a delirious combination of puppets, humans, stop-motion animation and live action, Svankmajer's films conjure up a dreamlike universe that is at once dark, macabre, witty and perversely visceral. This is a collection of short works"--Container
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NXW
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/75
Language note
Czech, German and English with English subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.E96
LC item number
C44 2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Švankmajer, Jan
  • KimStim, Inc
Runtime
162
Series statement
KimStim collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Švankmajer, Jan
  • Švankmajer, Jan
  • Surrealism in motion pictures
  • Surrealism in motion pictures
Technique
animation
Label
The collected shorts of Jan Svankmajer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from container
  • Vol. 1 includes short films from 1965-1980, vol. 2 includes short films from 1982-1992; most made for divisions of Krátký Film Praha
  • Special features: v.1. Selected artwork; trailer for "Little Otik"; poem, "Economical suicide"; biographical sketch; filmography; alphabetical title index. v.2. BBC documentary: "Animator of Prague"; poem "In the cellar"; biographical sketch; filmography; alphabetical title index. Print essay: "Filmmaker as Alchemist."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (1966, 10 min.)
  • Et cetera
  • Loutkový Film Praha
  • (1966, 7 min.)
  • Picknick mit Weismann =
  • Picnic with Weissmann / Studio A Zeigt
  • (1969, 13 min.)
  • Byt =
  • The flat
  • Loutkový Film Praha /
  • Vol. 1:
  • (1968, 13 min.)
  • Tichý týden v dome =
  • A quiet week in the house
  • Krátký Film Studio
  • (1969, 19 min.)
  • Zánik domu Usheru =
  • The fall of the House of Usher
  • Krátký Film Praha
  • (1980, 15 min.) ; vol. 2:
  • Možnosti dialogu =
  • Hra s kameny =
  • Dimensions of dialogue
  • Studio Jiřího Trnky
  • (1982, 12 min.)
  • Do pivnice =
  • Down to the cellar
  • Slovenská Filmová Tvorba
  • (1983, 15 min.)
  • Kyvadlo, jáma a nadeje =
  • The pendulum, the pit and hope
  • (1983, 16 min.)
  • A game with stones
  • Zamilované maso =
  • Meat love
  • (1988, 1 min.)
  • Flora
  • [MTV]
  • (1989, 20 sec.)
  • Konec stalinismu v Čechách =
  • The death of Stalinism in Bohemia
  • BBC,
  • Nomad Films
  • Froschberg Zeigt Filmstudio
  • (1990, 15 min.)
  • Jídlo =
  • Food
  • Koninck International &
  • Heart of Europe
  • (1992, 17 min.)
  • (1965, 9 min.)
  • Rakvičkárna =
  • Punch and Judy
  • Loutkový Film Praha
Control code
511261
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (162 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 698452220253
  • 00698452220253
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
KS2025
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61182983
  • (OCoLC)61182983
System details
DVD ; full screen format ; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The collected shorts of Jan Svankmajer
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from container
  • Vol. 1 includes short films from 1965-1980, vol. 2 includes short films from 1982-1992; most made for divisions of Krátký Film Praha
  • Special features: v.1. Selected artwork; trailer for "Little Otik"; poem, "Economical suicide"; biographical sketch; filmography; alphabetical title index. v.2. BBC documentary: "Animator of Prague"; poem "In the cellar"; biographical sketch; filmography; alphabetical title index. Print essay: "Filmmaker as Alchemist."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (1966, 10 min.)
  • Et cetera
  • Loutkový Film Praha
  • (1966, 7 min.)
  • Picknick mit Weismann =
  • Picnic with Weissmann / Studio A Zeigt
  • (1969, 13 min.)
  • Byt =
  • The flat
  • Loutkový Film Praha /
  • Vol. 1:
  • (1968, 13 min.)
  • Tichý týden v dome =
  • A quiet week in the house
  • Krátký Film Studio
  • (1969, 19 min.)
  • Zánik domu Usheru =
  • The fall of the House of Usher
  • Krátký Film Praha
  • (1980, 15 min.) ; vol. 2:
  • Možnosti dialogu =
  • Hra s kameny =
  • Dimensions of dialogue
  • Studio Jiřího Trnky
  • (1982, 12 min.)
  • Do pivnice =
  • Down to the cellar
  • Slovenská Filmová Tvorba
  • (1983, 15 min.)
  • Kyvadlo, jáma a nadeje =
  • The pendulum, the pit and hope
  • (1983, 16 min.)
  • A game with stones
  • Zamilované maso =
  • Meat love
  • (1988, 1 min.)
  • Flora
  • [MTV]
  • (1989, 20 sec.)
  • Konec stalinismu v Čechách =
  • The death of Stalinism in Bohemia
  • BBC,
  • Nomad Films
  • Froschberg Zeigt Filmstudio
  • (1990, 15 min.)
  • Jídlo =
  • Food
  • Koninck International &
  • Heart of Europe
  • (1992, 17 min.)
  • (1965, 9 min.)
  • Rakvičkárna =
  • Punch and Judy
  • Loutkový Film Praha
Control code
511261
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (162 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 698452220253
  • 00698452220253
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Publisher number
KS2025
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61182983
  • (OCoLC)61182983
System details
DVD ; full screen format ; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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