Som filmskaper og skulptør har Švankmajer laget en filmer der han kombinerer realfilm med figurteater og dokke- og plastilinaanimasjon i stop-motion-teknikk. Filmene er preget av leken surrealisme , satire og humor. Jan Švankmajer is a Czech filmmaker and artist whose work spans several media. He is a self-labeled surrealist known for his animations and features, which have greatly influenced other artists such as Terry Gilliam, the Brothers Quay, and many others.

Son travail a notamment influencé les . Jan Svankmajer , Director: Otesánek.

He first experimented with film- making . Thirty years on, the award-winning animator explains how the nightmarish experience coloured his latest work. Published: Out of my head. Jan Sevankmajer – Czech surrealist artist and filmmaker. His work spans several media. He considers himself a militant Surrealist and his violent, edgy films are dark and exhilarating assemblages of things musty, mildewed and fantastically quotidian.

Born in Prague in the same year that the Czech Surrealist Group was founde . Cutlery, skulls, and eggs…they all twitter across the screen possessed completely with a life of their own, a life that Svankmajer has bestowed upon them. Technically and conceptually astonishing in their own .

Each of the nine segments or chapters. Still, he seems to be more popular abroad than in Czech Republic. Despite great critical acclaim and notoriety among Czech artists, his work never really . Playback Region :This will not play on most DVD players sold in the U. Territories, Canada, and Bermuda. Learn more about DVD region specifications here.

Unlimited Streaming with Amazon Prime Start your 30-day free trial to stream thousands of movies . Vztah k výtvarnému umění a loutkám měl už od útlého věku – jako osmiletý získal od rodičů loutkové divadlo, které se stalo jeho nejoblíbenější zábavou. Vystudoval Vyšší školu uměleckého průmyslu v Praze, kde ho začaly . Svankmajer received his education at the School of Applied Art and in the Puppetry Department of the. Hand colorated etching by J. Natural History table 2. He is also a prolific studio artist, poet, and theoretical writer in the Czech-Slovak Surrealist Group. She aske Could I help?

There have always been other worlds of animation beyond the mainstream cartoons from Hollywood.