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3.6
262 Ratings

Historia Naturae, Suita

Directed by Jan Švankmajer
Czechoslovakia, 1967
Animation, Short

Synopsis

A eight-part animated portrait of various species, accompanied by a different style of music – the various parts are: Aquatilia (foxtrot), Hexapoda (bolero), Pisces (blues), Reptilia (tarantella), Aves (tango), Mammalia (minuet), Simiae (polka) and Homo (waltz).

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Historia Naturae, Suita Directed by Jan Švankmajer

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