The Earth Sings

Direction
Year 
1933
Country
  • Slovakia
Duration
64min 
Audio Tracks 
Subtitles 

A cinematic poem with an impressive soundtrack that complements the final sketches of the folk culture of the Slovak nation. With its perfectly constructed dramaturgy, the work is based on the beauty of the natural cycle from the end of winter to the beginning of autumn, symbolized by the sun and the tradition of grape harvests. The aesthetically exceptional visual representation of folklore is complemented by poetic intertitles by the Slovak poet Ján Smrek.

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Details

  • Original title
    Zem spieva
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Karol Plicka
  • DOP
    Karol Plicka
  • Editing
    Alexandr Hackenschmied
  • Music
    František Škvor, Štefan Hoza
  • Duration
    64 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    1933
  • Country
    • Slovakia
  • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Festivals
    • Ji.hlava IDFF

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