Iron Hat

Direction
Year
1961
Country
  • Czech Republic
Duration
10min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

This visually imaginative animated film pits an innocent chicken against a vicious killer, who wants his lost iron helmet back. The white chicken finds the helmet and in her innocence thinks that it would make a fine nest for her eggs. She dreams of her future family with little chicks, until the crafty killer suddenly appears. Assuming various disguises he tries to get the helmet back so he can return to fighting. The chicken, however, does not give in so easily. The film’s animators perfectly capture the image of an uncontrollable, wicked villain.

Details

  • Original title
    Železný klobouk
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Josef Kábrt
  • DOP
    Ivan Masník
  • Editing
    Alois Fišárek
  • Music
    Jan Bedřich
  • Sound
    František Černý
  • Duration
    10 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
    1961
  • Country
    • Czech Republic
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Distribution

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