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Orbis Pictus

Orbis Pictus

CZ, SK, 1997, 105min.?

The fourth film from Slovak director Martin Šulík and screenwriter Ondrej Šulaj, whose distinctive poetic provides a magical-satiric outlook on reality. Sixteen-year-old Terezka travels from a children's institute… More

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The fourth film from Slovak director Martin Šulík and screenwriter Ondrej Šulaj, whose distinctive poetic provides a magical-satiric outlook on reality. Sixteen-year-old Terezka travels from a children's institute to her mother's place in the capital, and on the way meets various strange characters exemplifying contemporary Slovakia.

Orbis Pictus
DirectorMartin Šulík
ScreenwriterMartin Šulík, , Ondřej Šulaj, Marek Lesčák
StoryMartin Šulík, Martin Leščák
Director of PhotographyMartin Štrba
EditorDušan Milko
SoundPeter Mojžíš
FeaturingDorota Nvotová, Marián Labuda, Božidara Turzonovová, Július Satinský, Emília Vášáryová, František Kovár
ProducerRudolf Biermann
Genre Feature
Production CompaniesCharlies Bratislava
Distribution in Czech RepublicBontonfilm
SalesCelluloid Dreams
Co-productionSlovenská televízia, Czech Television, IN Film Praha
Premiere 14.08.1997
Award: IFF Manheim Heidelberg 1997 (Germany) – Special Prize of the Jury

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