In zijn eerste speelfilm brengt Jan Svankmajer de wereldberoemde roman Alice in Wonderland van Lewis Carroll op het scherm met een sinistere combinatie van geanimeerde poppen en live action. Alice (Kristýna Kohoutová) komt in een wonderlijke wereld terecht wanneer ze een pratend konijn volgt naar zijn hol. In Wonderland gaat het er wel even anders aan toe dan boven de grond en vreemde wezens en me
Title
Alice
Director
Jan Svankmajer
Based on the work of
Lewis Carroll
Actor
Kristýna Kohoutová
Uniform title
Neco z Alenky
Language
Dutch
Publisher
Moskwood Media, [jaar van uitgave niet vastgesteld]
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1988
Playing time
ca. 95 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Nederlands, Engels Ondertiteling: geen Naar Alice's Adventures in Wonderland van Lewis Carroll
ISBN
9789059391314

About Jan Svankmajer

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Jan Švankmajer (Czech: [ˈjan ˈʃvaŋkmajɛr]; born 4 September 1934) is a Czech retired filmmaker and artist whose work spans several media. He is a self-labeled surrealist known for his stop-motion animations and features, which have greatly influenced other artists such as Terry Gilliam, the Brothers Quay, and many others.

Life and career

Early life

He was born in Prague. An early influence on his later artistic development was a puppet theatre he was given for Christmas as a child. He studied at the College of Applied Arts in Prague and later in the Department of Puppetry at the Prague Academy of Performing Arts, where he befriended Juraj Herz. He contributed to Emil Radok's film Johanes doctor Faust in 1958 and then began working for Prague's Semafor Thea…Read more on Wikipedia