From Alice to Insect - A short Survey of Jan Svankmajer’s Feature Films and Specials
A preview of the programme for the Švankmajer exhibition by guest programmer Ludmila Cvikova, with clips from the work of Švankmajer.
The programme features all seven feature films by Švankmajer, talks and events. This evening, guest programmer Ludmila Cvikova will offer a preview.
Steaks, pebbles, iron locks: master animator Jan Švankmajer (Prague, 1934) can bring anything to life. His films are filled with obsession, lust, horror and eroticism, all underpinned by an undercurrent of abuse of power. Eye Filmmuseum presents the exhibition Jan Švankmajer - The Alchemical Wedding devoted to the work of Czech surrealist and master animator.