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192 Ratings


Directed by Marcell Jankovics
Hungary, 1974
Animation, Short


This Academy Award-nominated short is an artistically spare depiction of the Greek myth of Sisyphus, sentenced to eternally roll a stone up a mountain. The story is presented in a single, unbroken shot, consisting of a dynamic line drawing of Sisyphus, the stone, and the mountainside.

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Sisyphus Directed by Marcell Jankovics

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