Call number: DVD-815



SVANKMAJER, Jan
The Collected Shorts of Jan Svankmajer

On 2 DVDs

DVD 2 consists of:

SVANKMAJER, Jan
Moznosti dialogu [Dimensions of dialogue] [Possibilities of Dialogue]

Studio Jiriho Tanky, Prague, 1982
Screenplay Jan Svankmajer
Photography Vladimir Malik

12 minutes
In Czech with English subtitles

AND

SVANKMAJER, Jan
Do pivnice [Down to the cellar]

Slovenská pozivovna filmov, 1982
Screenplay Jan Svankmajer
Photography Juraj Galvánek

15 minutes
In Czech with English subtitles

AND

SVANKMAJER, Jan
Kyvadlo, jáma a nadeje [The Pendulum, the Pit and Hope]

Kratki film, Prague, 1983
Screenplay Jan Svankmajer, based on motifs from Edgar Allan Poe and Villiers de L'Isle Adam
Photography Miloslav Spála

14 minutes
In Czech with English subtitles

AND

SVANKMAJER, Jan
Zamilované maso [Meat Love]

1988
Screenplay Jan Svankmajer
Photography Svatopluk Malý

1 minute
In Czech with English subtitles

AND

SVANKMAJER, Jan
Flora

1989
Screenplay Jan Svankmajer

29 seconds
In Czech with English subtitles

AND

SVANKMAJER, Jan
The Death of Stalinism in Bohemia

BBC TV, in association with Nomad Films, 1990
Producer Jaromír Kallista
Screenplay Jan Svankmajer
Photography Svatopluk Malý

10 minutes
In Czech with English subtitles

AND

SVANKMAJER, Jan
Food

The Jan Svankmajer - Jaromír Kallista Creative Group, a Konninck International and
Heart of Europe Co-production in association with Channel 4, 1992
Producer Jaromír Kallista
Screenplay Jan Svankmajer
Photography Svatopluk Malý

17 minutes
In Czech with English subtitles

Total running time: 70 minutes
In Czech with English subtitles

DVD DVD 2
Region code 1
Aspect ratio
Languages English subtitles
Features Selected Jan Svankmajer artwork: collages, cabinetry, image lexicon
'Jan Svankmajer: The Animator of Prague', Late Show Productions, BBC, 1990, 26 minutes
'The Cellar, A Poem, 1928, 2 minutes
Biographical sketch
Filmography
Title index
Essay 'Jan Svankmajer: Filmmaker as Alchemist' by Wendy Jackson Hall (in the box)
Selected poems (in the box)
Source Kimstim Video

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