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9 Ratings

Not Everything That Flies Is a Bird

Nije Ptica Sve Sto Leti

Directed by Borislav Šajtinac
Yugoslavia, 1970
Animation, Short, Fantasy


The film describes the suffering of a character who is renovating his house while being confronted with a monstrous bird which is terrorising and oppressing him. It should be read as a parable of the 1968 Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia.

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Not Everything That Flies Is a Bird Directed by Borislav Šajtinac

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