(Zbigniew Rybczyński, 1980, 8 min)

In a room of an overcrowded apartment, which can be read as a cross section of the Polish society under Communism, people miraculously perform their everyday routines without bumping at each other. This amazing pre-computer trick film got an Oscar for the best animated short in 1983.

Directed by Zbigniew Rybczyński


Friday, March 22 5:00pm

Polish Avant-Garde Animation Films

The second of two programs of animated films from Poland. Marcin Giżycki will present films spanning 1958 – 2012, including Jan Lenica’s 1963 masterpiece Labyrinth, and Zbigniew Rybczyński’s New Book

Michigan Theater (Screening Room)