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The Music Box

Organchik

Directed by Nikolai Khodataev
Soviet Union, 1933
Animation, Short

Synopsis

This Soviet cartoon revels in the art of caricature. Even the horses are snobby and vainglorious in a pre-Revolutionary Tsarist world of ruling idiots and blindly submissive peons. “Dummy-Town’s” masses suffer the consequences: war, taxes, flogging and aristocratic decadence.

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The Music Box Directed by Nikolai Khodataev