Silence - a fable by e.a. poe
Humans are afraid of silence. Being alone with own thought scares. Therefore we need chaos to dispel thoughts and to divert attention. That is why we are so dependent on nature and disarray despite the fact that we can only passively observe them like the Man in a toga sitting on a rock. The Man beautiful in his solitude towards the world and the elements; beautiful in his persistence despite awareness of transience…
running time: 5:58 / language: English / subtitles: Polish
This short, easy-going movie was made in the technique of stop-motion animation. Dead bugs and fishes were enlivened with humor to dance and play at the dance party in a retro style. The whole work is realized in the style of silent movies of the thirties.
running time: 0:59 / no dialogue
GODFATHER DEATH BY BROTHERS GRIMM
It’s a short stop-motion animation based on the Brothers Grimm fairy tale called Godfather Dead, made in the style of medieval woodcuts. It’s a seemingly simple story – on the one hand about the evil effects of lack of control over own lusts and desires and on the other hand about the fact that Death can not be tricked.
running time: 6:26 / language: Polish
ABOUT RECORDING A HUMAN VOICE - JÓZEF PIŁSUDSKI
This stop-motion animation is an illustration of the speech by Józef Piłsudski recorded in 1924, which talks about the recording of the human voice.
running time: 2:10 / language: Polish