Jan Švankmajer

Facing It

Shaun always feels separate and isolated from the confident, happy world around him. Whilst waiting for his parents in a busy pub, Shaun struggles valiantly to join in with [...]

Puppet Theatre

Author of cult films and shorts like Alice, Faust, Jabberwocky, Little Otik or Lunacy — a surreal comic horror based on two works of Edgar Allan Poe and the life of Marquis [...]

My Prague Haunts

It often feels to me that a large part of my growing up in Prague was spent wandering Petrin hill, just across the river from the apartment we lived in. My grandmother would [...]