Chamberstork, The

The Chamberstork

The second part of Katariina Lillqvist´s “Kafka trilogy”. As the night falls, a shabby old man selling second hand books returns home. In the machine room of the lift he discovers a giant humming egg. A chamber stork is hatched in the room of the shopkeeper. This fantastic 1920´s doll story features brilliant animation and rhythm, showing that even Kafka can be charming.

Finland
9'
1993


Script
Katariina Lillqvist

Cinematography
Vladimir Malik

Editing
Katariina Lillqvist

Production
TV2 Finlande

Music
The Klezmorim & various folk music

Awards
Special Prize Montreal - Green Dragon Krakow - Best Animation Nordic Panorama - Best Animation Stains - Honorary Mention Chicago

Festivals
10th Festival on Wheels
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