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129 Ratings

The Mallet


Directed by Aleksandar Ilic
Yugoslavia, 1977
Sci-Fi, Horror, Documentary


In a futuristic, antiseptic food factory, workers select healthy chicks, while the rejects are carried along a conveyor belt until they are crushed by a mallet and drop into a garbage bin. A single black chick appears and before the mallet strikes, he rebels.

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The Mallet Directed by Aleksandar Ilic

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