Trnka’s sci-fi vision of the future in which machines and robots try to substitute themselves into the most beautiful human relationships. A cybernetic robot is supposed to substitute for the loving grandmother of a little girl.
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A haunting vision of the future, which almost approaches abstract animation at times. Utterly charming... but also sage, cynical and nightmarish. Keep your eyes on the little red ball to help orient yourself in the white, fragmented spaces of this technological dystopia, until you no longer can. The polyrhymic score is particularly remarkable.