Date: 22 January 2023 (ended)
Section: TSFF OF THE LITTLE ONES
Location: Teatro Miela
Piazza Luigi Amedeo Duca degli Abruzzi, 3, 34132 Trieste TS
|FESTIVAL PASS TRIESTE and/or MYMOVIES|
VIAGGIO NEL PAESE CHE NON C’È
(Journey To The Country That Doesn’t Exist)
Selezione a cura della/A programme by National Film Archive, Prague / Národní filmový archiv, Praha
This event is a child-friendly journey through Czechoslovakia: a country that no longer exists, but has left behind lots of animated fairy tales for us to discover! A special tour guide will accompany you while you watch 9 short films, telling stories, anecdotes and interesting tales.
Recommended for children aged 6-10.
Programma I / Programme I
O MĺSTO NA SLUNCI…
(Per un posto al sole / The Place in the Sun)
Cecoslovacchia / Czechoslovakia, 1959, 6′
A film about human intolerance.
LEV A PĺSNIČKA
(Il leone e la canzone / The Lion and the Song)
Cecoslovacchia / Czechoslovakia, 1959, 16′
A puppet film celebrating the permanence of art.
(Due gomitoli di lana / Two Balls of Wool)
Cecoslovacchia / Czechoslovakia, 1962, 9′
Two balls of wool roll out onto the table from an abandoned basket of sewing supplies. Pink turns into a doll and blue into a boy figure.
(Quaranta anziani / Forty Old Men)
Cecoslovacchia / Czechoslovakia, 1962, 8′
A grotesque film about a miraculous pot. Whatever is placed inside it, the pot magically multiplies it.
Programma II / Programme II
ŠPATNĚ NAMALOVAN Á SLEPICE
(Una gallina mal disegnata / A Poorly Drawn Hen)
Cecoslovacchia / Czechoslovakia, 1963, 13′
A humorous look at the clash between school education and children’s fantasy.
FERDA V CIZĺCH SLUŽBÁCH
(Ferda in cattività / Ferda in captivity)
Cecoslovacchia / Czechoslovakia, 1977, 11′
In her second adventure, Ferda the Ant goes out into the world and tries to help the bugs she meets.
KAMENÁČ BILL A DRZĺ ZAJĺCĺ
(Il coraggioso Billy e le lepri insolenti / Billy the Tough and the Cheeky Hares)
Cecoslovacchia / Czechoslovakia, 1964, 10′
The story of the Australian settler Stone Bill, who with his cows has to face the attacks of rude hares. Based on the short story by D. Stevens.
(Miagolio / Caterwauling)
Cecoslovacchia / Czechoslovakia, 1987, 9′
A grotesque chase between a cat and a mouse modeled from clay on a potter’s wheel.
TŘI MUŽI MUZIKANTI
(Tre musicisti / Three Musicians)
Cecoslovacchia / Czechoslovakia, 1963, 8′
A grotesque metaphor to show how a functioning society is based on cooperation and not anarchy.