SKU 5257

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM (1959) * with switchable English and Spanish subtitles *

Jirí Trnka Writers: Jirí Brdecka, Josef Kainar | 3 more credits » Stars: Joss Ackland, Ann Bell, Richard Burton

The first puppet kinescope in the world, it is based on the famous poetic comedy by William Shakespeare. Three worlds meet in this story: the noble world of three Athens couples, a common popular world of tradesmen amateur theatre and a fairy-tale happiness of magic creatures as elves and nymphs. The film is considered the most remarkable Jirí Trnka's work and a milestone in the history of the world animation.

DVD-R is in Czech with switchable English and Spanish subtitles.  Approx. 76 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!

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