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Alice.

Švankmajer, Jan, 1934- (Director, Screenwriter). Fueter, Peter-Christian. (Producer). Kohoutová, Kristýna. (Actor). Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898 Alice's adventures in Wonderland. (Added Author). Krist?yna Kohoutov?a. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 84 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : First Run Features : 1988.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Jan Svankmajer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Krist?yna Kohoutov?a.
Summary, etc.:
When Alice follows the White Rabbit into Wonderland, so begins this dream expedition into the astonishing landscape of childhood, through many dangerous adventures, and ultimately to Alice's trial before the King and Queen of Hearts. Czech animator Jan Svankmajer has created a masterpiece of cinema, a strikingly original interpretation of Lewis Carroll's classic tale. Svankmajer's Alice remains true to the absurdity of Carroll's original, but bears the stamp of his own distinctive style and obsessions. Combining techniques of animation and live action, he gives a new and fascinating dimension to the timeless tale of childhood fantasies.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Dreams > Drama.

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